The Benefit of Hindsight by Susan Hill audiobook

The Benefit of Hindsight: A Simon Serrailler Case

By Susan Hill
Read by Steven Pacey

Blackstone Publishing 9781419743580

The Simon Serrailler Mysteries: Book 10

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Serrailler must confront his demons as Lafferton experiences a series of shocking crimes in this 10th book in Susan Hill’s shattering crime series. Susan Hill stuns readers once again in The Benefit of Hindsight, the 10th book in her celebrated mystery series. Now recuperated after the violent incident that cost him his arm—and nearly his life—DCS Serrailler has returned to work, though he prefers to spend his spare time sketching the medieval angels being restored on the cathedral roof. With crime rates down, Lafferton has been quiet, until one night when two men open their front door to a distressing scene. Serrailler makes a serious error of judgment when handling the incident, and the stress of this, combined with the ongoing trauma of losing his arm, takes its toll. In the tradition of the fabulous mysteries of Ruth Rendell and P. D. James, The Benefit of Hindsight is Susan Hill’s best work yet—a chilling new addition to a highly acclaimed series.

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Summary

Serrailler must confront his demons as Lafferton experiences a series of shocking crimes in this 10th book in Susan Hill’s shattering crime series.

Susan Hill stuns readers once again in The Benefit of Hindsight, the 10th book in her celebrated mystery series. Now recuperated after the violent incident that cost him his arm—and nearly his life—DCS Serrailler has returned to work, though he prefers to spend his spare time sketching the medieval angels being restored on the cathedral roof. With crime rates down, Lafferton has been quiet, until one night when two men open their front door to a distressing scene. Serrailler makes a serious error of judgment when handling the incident, and the stress of this, combined with the ongoing trauma of losing his arm, takes its toll. In the tradition of the fabulous mysteries of Ruth Rendell and P. D. James, The Benefit of Hindsight is Susan Hill’s best work yet—a chilling new addition to a highly acclaimed series.

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“P. D. James meets Barbara Kingsolver.” Washington Post, praise for the author
“Rich in psychological detail…With carefully crafted plotting, believably realized characters, and atmospheric settings, Hill’s mysteries prove compelling.” New York Journal of Books, praise for the author
“Susan Hill is a master storyteller. Hill’s crime novels are engaging and…gripping reads.” Strand Magazine, praise for the author
“As every Trollope reader knows, English cathedral towns can be hotbeds of viciousness and vice. And so it is in Lafferton, where Susan Hill sets her thoughtful mysteries…Elegant.” New York Times, praise for the author
“Not all great novelists can write crime fiction, but when one like Susan Hill does it, the result is stunning.” Ruth Rendell, New York Times bestselling author, praise for the author
“Hill knows how to keep those pages turning.” Chicago Tribune, praise for the author
“Hill, an award-winning novelist, shows just how good crime writing can be.” Parade, praise for the author
“It’s the intelligence of this brooding series that rivets a reader’s attention.” Washington Post, praise for the series

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Author Bio: Susan Hill

Author Bio: Susan Hill

Susan Hill, a full-time writer since 1963, has written over forty novels, numerous nonfiction books, novellas, short stories, and several books for children. In addition to her writing, she edits short-story compilations, writes a monthly column for the Daily Telegraph, and runs a literary magazine, Books and Company. She has also formed a publishing company, Long Barn Books, inspired by her lifelong admiration for Virginia Woolf and the Hogarth Press. She was a finalist for the Man Booker Prize and has won the Whitbread, Somerset Maugham, and John Llewellyn Rhys awards for her adult novels, as well as the Smarties Prize for a children’s book.

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Available Formats : CD, MP3 CD
Category: Fiction/Mystery & Detective
Runtime: 9.04
Audience: Adult
Language: English