Detective Chief Inspector Vera Stanhope is obsessive about her work and driven by her own demons. If she's lonely she doesn't show it and faces the world with caustic wit, guile and courage. Her trusted and long suffering colleague is Sergeant Joe Ashworth. Together they approach every new case with unparalleled gusto and professionalism.
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Criminal investigation -- England -- Northumberland -- Fiction.
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Women detectives -- England -- Fiction.
Women detectives -- England -- Northumberland -- Fiction.
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