Product Description A detective no one believes in. A killer with nothing to loseâ¦ Gripping standalone thriller from the Sunday Times No.1 bestselling author of the Logan McRae series. Beware of the darkâ¦ Welcome to the Misfit Mob â where Police Scotland dumps the officers it canât get rid of, but wants to. Officers like DC Callum MacGregor, lumbered with all the boring go-nowhere cases. So when an ancient mummy is found at the Oldcastle tip, itâs his job to track down its owner. But then Callum uncovers links between his mummified corpse and three missing young men, and life starts to get a lot more interesting. No one expects the Misfit Mob to solve anything, but right now theyâre all that stands between a killerâs victims and a slow lingering death. Can they prove everyone wrong before someone else dies? Review âWickedly twisty plotting and dazzling displays of black humourâ Library Journal Praise for Stuart MacBride: âDark and gripping. A riveting page-turnerâ Independent on Sunday âMacBride is a damned fine writerâ Peter James âA satisfyingly compelling thrillerâ Sunday Mirror âSkilful storytelling â¦ strong characterisation â¦ intriguing and engrossingâ Guardian âMacBrideâs thrillers just keep getting betterâ Express âExciting â¦ a guaranteed bestsellerâ Literary Review âUnmissable â¦ superb storytellingâ Sun âCrime fiction of the highest orderâ Mark Billingham âA terrific writer â¦ Logan McRae is a delightâ The Times About the Author Stuart MacBride is the No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author of the Logan McRae and Ash Henderson novels. Heâs also published standalones, novellas and short stories as well as a childrenâs picture book. Stuart lives in the northeast of Scotland with his wife Fiona, cats Grendel, Gherkin, Onion and Beetroot, some hens, horses and a vast collection of assorted weeds.