The blood doctor

Vine, Barbara

| 2002

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The Blood Doctor by Barbara Vine - a crime masterpiece about ambition, obsession and bad blood 'An outstandingly original book' Sunday Times The current Lord Nanther, experiencing the reform of the House of Lords, embarks on a biography of his great-grandfather, the first Lord Nanther, favoured physician to Queen Victoria, expert on blood diseases and particularly the royal disease of haemophilia. What he uncovers begins to horrify him as he realizes that Nanther died a guilty man - carrying a horrific secret to the grave. Weaving effortlessly between past and present, public life and private life, The Blood Doctoris a superbly satisfying novel that will be adored by readers of P.D. James, Ian Rankin and Scott Turow. 'A magnificent novel' Daily Mail 'Intriguing and absorbing and wholly satisfying' Spectator 'Plotted with a jeweller's intricacy and ominous to the...

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Klara Antonsson

2012-10-06

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Intressant och spnnande men trots det rtt seg!

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Eva Svahnstrm

2012-09-24

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Riktigt bra! Bde sprket och handlingen som vxlar mellan nutid och dtid. Det r spnnande som en deckare utan att vara det.

Ullis N

2011-05-29

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Tycker du om mysterium med ledtrdar som lggs ut som pusselbitar vartefter? D ska du lsa den hr. Fr ven nr du vet hur pusslet ser ut nr det r frdiglagt s r du nyfiken p hur de sista bitarna presenteras.

A Bookaholic Swede

2010-02-01

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Det r ett tag sedan jag lste den, men jag minns forfarande hur spnnade boken var att lsa.