'Alison and Jenny McGregor – Aberdeen's own mother-daughter singing sensation – are through to the semi-finals of TV smash-hit Britain's Next Big Star. They're in all the gossip magazines, they've got millions of YouTube hits, and everyone loves them.But their reality-TV dream has turned into a real-life nightmare. The ransom demand appears in all the papers, on the TV, and the internet, telling the nation to dig deep if they want to keep Alison and Jenny alive. The media want action; the public displays of grief and anger are reaching fever-pitch. Time is running out, but DS Logan McRae and his colleagues have nothing to go on: the kidnappers haven't left a single piece of forensic evidence. The investigation is going nowhere.It looks as if the price of fame just got a lot higher…
Aberdeen's Polish community is under attack from a serial offender who leaves mutilated victims to be discovered on building sites. Detective Logan McRae is assigned to the investigation, but with the victims too scared to talk, it's going nowhere fast. When the next victim turns out to be Simon McLeod, owner of the Turf n' Track bookies, Logan suddenly finds himself caught up in a world of drug wars, prostitution and gun-running courtesy of Aberdeen's oldest and most vicious crime lord.
A serial rapist is leaving a string of tortured women behind him on the streets of Aberdeen, and DS Logan McRae’s girlfriend, PC Jackie Watson, is out acting as bait. The prime suspect turns out to be Aberdeen Football Club’s star striker. Logan thinks they’ve got it horribly wrong, but Jackie is convinced the footballer’s guilty and she’s hell-bent on a conviction at any cost…
COLD GRANITE (X Rated)
December in Aberdeen, and four-year-old David Reid's body is found in a ditch. DS Logan McRae, returning from sick leave, is presented with the case. Soon more bodies are found, and then more children disappear. Logan knows that time is running out if these children are to be found alive. X rated, contains offensive language.
Richard Knox has served his time, so why can't he live wherever he wants? Yes, he was a violent rapist, but he's seen the error of his ways. Found God. Wants to make a new start. Or so he says. DS Logan McRae isn't thrilled to be helping Knox settle into his new Aberdeen home. He's even less thrilled to be stuck with DSI Danby from Northumbria Police - the man who put Knox behind bars - supposedly here to 'keep an eye on things'. And things are about to go very, very wrong.
A DARK SO DEADLY
Welcome to the Misfit Mob – where Police Scotland dumps the officers it can’t 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, it’s his job to track down its owner. But then Callum uncovers links with three missing men, and life starts to get a lot more interesting. Can the Misfit Mob prove everyone wrong before someone else dies?
It's summertime in Scotland: the sun is shining, the sky is blue and people are dying.... It starts with Rosie Williams, a prostitute beaten to death in the heart of Aberdeen's red light district. For DS Logan McRae, it's a bad start to another bad day. And despite Logan's best efforts, it's not long before another prostitute turns up on the slab....
NOW WE ARE DEAD
Detective Chief Inspector Roberta Steel got caught fitting up Jack Wallace – that’s why they demoted her and quashed his sentence. Now women are being attacked again and she knows Wallace has to be responsible. But if Detective Sergeant Steel goes anywhere near him, his lawyers will get her thrown off the force for good. The question is: how much is she willing to sacrifice to stop him?