By Reginald Hill
The hugely expected go back of Dalziel and Pascoe, the highly renowned police duo and stars of the long-running BBC television sequence, in a brand new mental thriller.
Some say that Andy Dalziel wasn't prepared for God, others that God wasn't prepared for Dalziel. both method, regardless of his fresh proximity to a terrorist blast, the Superintendent continues to be firmly of this global. And, whereas dying could be the therapy for all illnesses, Dalziel is excited to accept a couple of weeks' care below a young nurse. recovering in Sandytown, a quiet seashore inn dedicated to therapeutic, Dalziel befriends Charlotte Heywood, a fellow newcomer and psychologist, who's gaining knowledge of the advantages of substitute remedy. With a lot in universal, the 2 quickly locate themselves in league whilst hassle involves city. Sandytown's valuable landowners have grandiose plans for the inn – none of which they could agree on. certainly one of them has to move, and while one in every of them does, in spectacularly grotesque model, DCI Peter Pascoe is named in to enquire – with Dalziel and Charlotte supplying unwelcome help. yet Pascoe reveals darkish forces at paintings in a spot the place medication and holistic treatments are not any fit for the oldest healing of all...
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Drinks to excess? Gambles? Uses drugs? Abuses his or her spouse? What if the person was a police officer? A judge? Should a female police officer be sanctioned for posing naked in a men’s magazine, using pieces of her uniform as “props”? 2. Should a probation officer socialize in bars that his or her probationers are likely to frequent? 3. Should a prosecutor be extremely active in a political party and then make decisions regarding targets of “public integrity” investigations of politicians? 4.
Some say we sublimate our wish for excitement and our greed through their exploits. Many of the ideals of success in this society involve aspects of ruthlessness and aggression—traits hard to reconcile with an ideal conception of the good person. At least in Western culture, a “good” person who upholds the ideals of honesty, charity, and selflessness is considered somewhat of a weakling. The fact that our society has mixed values regarding what is considered good and desirable is reflected both in our popular culture and in individual action.
A Cure for All Diseases (Dalziel and Pascoe, Book 23) by Reginald Hill