Tide of Death - the first in the DI Andy Horton Series
It is Horton’s second day back in Portsmouth CID after being suspended on a charge of gross misconduct for eight months. Determined to prove his innocence of the charges that have wrecked his career and his marriage he finds his personal investigations sidelined when the naked body of a man is found on the beach. Aided by Sergeant Cantelli, Horton sets out to find a killer who will stop at nothing to cover his tracks. As he starts to uncover dark secrets that someone would rather not have exposed, he risks not only his career but also his life…
Chosen by Amazon as the 'Best of Crime Fiction 2006'
'A strong plot and some nice characterisation and dialogue, which makes this a notch above the average fare out there. Rowson is clearly a crime writer to watch.' www.amazon.com
'Pauline Rowson's marine mystery series can do for the Solent what Inspector Morse did for Oxford.' Daily Echo
'Rowson brilliantly blends the worlds of police detection and yachting in this Andy Horton murder mystery.' Bertrams Books
'Pauline's books are full of twists and turns. She is definitely one to watch.' Play.com