Location of the encounter between Owen Swainson, Aector McAvoy and a dangerous killer.
Humber Bridge County Park sits no more than a few hundred yards from where the Humber Bridge stitches Yorkshire to Lincolnshire, and offers the best view in the county of the towering road and its metal harp strings.
“The tables and chairs on the patio area at the front are constantly occupied, families and friends sipping iced cider and flicking cigarette butts onto the shingle beach that leads down to the coffee-coloured waters.”ORIGINAL SKIN
Life is never quiet with Simon Appleyard and Suzie Devlin around. Fun-loving friends – their body markings as colourful as their sexuality – the pair’s lust for life is matched only by their hunger for taboo pleasures. And life is currently anything but quiet for DS Aector McAvoy. A recent explosion in violent drug-related crime in and around Hull has seen his workload drastically increase.
But a guilty secret – born of sex, politics and the criminal underworld – has given rise to a fresh evil; one that will soon stain each of these lives, linking their fates as painfully and intricately as tattooed markings on virgin skin.
‘Compelling . . . Richly satisfying and told with remarkable flair . . . confirms Mark as one of the darkest of the new faces in British crime writing, and not one to miss.’