Aftermath (Chief Inspector Banks, Book 12) - download pdf or read online

By Peter Robinson

ISBN-10: 1551991438

ISBN-13: 9781551991436

Within the early hours of a candy may well morning, Yorkshire law enforcement officials investigating a "domestic" bump into the very worst of crimes -- the sexual torture and homicide of a tender teenage lady. Moments later, one of many officials is felled by way of a machete blow, and his rookie, lady associate takes out her disgust and fury at the assassin, battering him to demise. this can be the intensely dramatic, wrenching starting to the 12th in Peter Robinson's award-winning and the world over bestselling Inspector Banks sequence.

The activity of investigating Probationary computing device Janet Taylor's activities falls to DI Annie Cabbot, Banks's lover. This hassle to his love lifestyles unsettles Banks, yet he retains his brain on his activity, one who turns into immeasurably more challenging while the our bodies of alternative teenage women are came upon buried within the torturer's backyard. who're those ladies? Why weren't all of them said lacking? those are tough questions, but the relevant query Banks has to respond to is how a lot did the murderer's spouse understand? was once she, too, the sufferer of a ailing and twisted guy, as she claims, or was once she an companion?

This compelling tale is at its middle a deeply delicate, astute, and eventually unforgettable exploration of the character and long-lasting results of crime and of victimhood. Its intelligence, honesty, and moments of grace carry Aftermath out of the confines of style fiction and position it within the first rank of novels on crime.

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E. The visit to Alyona Ivanovna's shows Raskolnikov's confusion and disgust with the whole episode even as he prepares for its execution. The visit also shows that Raskolnikov is not the hardened cold criminal. Part One Chapter Two Summary After his visit to Alyona Ivanovna's, Raskolnikov feels the need for a drink, so he stops in a tavern. Here he meets Semyon Marmeladov who tells him about his life. Marmeladov had been in the government service but lost his position because of his alcoholism.

Then note the sudden change. " That is, suddenly the cold intellectual superman aspect of his personality takes over and Raskolnikov maintains that such trivial happenings do not concern him. E. " Part One Chapter Five Summary Raskolnikov suddenly changes his mind and does not go to see Razumihin, but promises himself that the day after it that he will go. Page 20 Instead he goes into a tavern, has a glass of vodka, and goes to a park where he immediately goes to sleep. He dreams that he is back in his childhood, seven years old, and as he is walking with his father he sees a drunken peasant trying to make his old horse pull a heavy wagon full of people.

C. Note Luzhin's attempt to cause dissension between Raskolnikov and his mother by suggesting that Raskolnikov gave money to Sonia rather than Katerina, and his demand that Raskolnikov not be present at the interview. Both are attempts to alienate Raskolnikov from his family, thus making them more dependent on Luzhin. Part Three Chapter Three Summary Raskolnikov has just awakened and can't understand all the generous care that Zossimov has given him. It troubles him. Pulcheria Alexandrovna is so pleased to see him better, that she narrates with emotion their fear upon arriving in St.

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