This week my teaser lines come from In the Dark Places, Peter Robinson's 22nd Inspector Banks mystery novel, just out today from William Morrow publishers. (It was first published in the UK last year, with the title Abattoir Blues.) This snippet is from page 3, or location 110 of the Kindle version:
...he picked up that rank and coppery smell of blood. It was a smell he remembered well.Well, we have possible mayhem almost from the very start of this one. I think it's definitely off to a promising start.
The thought came into his mind unbidden: someone has died here.
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