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Blood Stone

ISBN 
9781485904250
Format 
Paperback
Recommended Price 
R280.00
Published 
February 2020
About the book: 
All hell breaks loose when Detective Storm van der Merwe’s mom is pushed under a train at Paddington Station. Storm must rush to London, even though she’s in the middle of a murder investigation: leading South African fashion designer Beebee Bukelwa Babu was found dead in a luxury Hermanus hotel.
 
Drumming up a team to investigate Beebee’s death is proving difficult in a town crippled by protest action and in the grip of a menacing charismatic prophet firing up crowds to hysteria. Storm soon realises that her mom was a deliberate target. And she is one too.
 
Meanwhile Storm’s former colleague, the bumbling Andreas Moerdyk, now a PI, is doing his best to locate a missing and very valuable red diamond.
 
From the murky streets of London to the diamond bourse in Antwerp, from secluded Port Nolloth to Storm’s beloved Hermanus, Irna van Zyl’s third crime novel unfolds at a heart-stopping pace.
 
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About the Author

Irna van Zyl is the author of the popular thrillers  Dead in the Water  and  Death Cup.  She is an award- winning journalist and media entrepreneur who headed up the magazines De Kat, Insig  and  Boeke-Insig.  Before becoming a full-time writer, she was the executive director of a leading marketing agency. Irna was awarded the Order of Tafelberg for her business achievements. She lives in Cape Town.

Photograph © Joanne Olivier.

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