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Zigic and Ferreira books in order

DI Zigic and DS Ferreira from Peterborough’s Hate Crime Unit are the stars of Eva Dolan‘s brilliant police procedural series.

With each instalment, this series gets better and better. Eva’s books are not just dark, gritty, gripping mysteries – they’re also thought-provoking, probing novels that delve deep below the surface of communities and pick apart contemporary issues. Well-written with tight plots, the Zigic and Ferreira books make for truly powerful reads, and once you’ve picked one up you’ll struggle to put it down again.

If you’re yet to discover Eva Dolan’s writing, then what are you waiting for?! We promise you’re in for a treat.

Eva Dolan’s Zigic and Ferreira books in order:

zigic and ferreira books in orderLong Way Home

A man is burnt alive in a shed. No witnesses, no fingerprints – only a positive ID of the victim as an immigrant with a long list of enemies.

Detectives Zigic and Ferreira are called in from the Hate Crimes Unit to track the killer, and are met with silence in a Fenland community ruled by slum racketeers, people-trafficking gangs and fear. Tensions rise. The clock is ticking – but nobody wants to talk.

zigic and ferreira books in orderTell No Tales

Two men are kicked to death in brutal attacks. Caught on CCTV, the murderer hides his face – but raises a Nazi salute.

In a town riddled with racial tension, Detectives Zigic and Ferreira from the Hate Crimes Unit are under pressure to find the killer – but when a car ploughs into a bus stop early one morning, the detectives have another case on their hands, and soon the media are hounding them for answers. Riots break out, the leader of right-wing party steps into the spotlight, and Zigic and Ferreira must act fast – before more violence erupts.

zigic and ferreira books in orderAfter You Die

DS Ferreira is back on the force after being severely injured in the line of duty. The first case to land on her desk takes her and DI Zigic to a brutal crime scene where a woman has been stabbed to death and her disabled daughter left to starve upstairs. The murdered woman is Dawn Prentice – a woman who had come to Ferreira for help when she and her daughter were being subjected to harassment.

As Ferreira battles her demons and Zigic clashes with another officer, the detectives realise that the Prentice case rests on one crucial question – who was the real target of the killer: mother or daughter?

zigic and ferreira books in orderWatch Her Disappear

The body is found by the river, near a spot popular with runners. With a serial rapist at work in the area, DI Zigic and DS Ferreira are initially confused when the Hate Crimes Unit is summoned to the scene. Until they discover that the victim, Corinne Sawyer, was born Colin Sawyer.

Police records reveal there have been violent attacks on trans women in the local area. Was Corinne a victim of mistaken identity? Or has the person who has been targeting trans women stepped up their campaign of violence? With tensions running high, and the force coming under national scrutiny, this is a complex case and any mistake made could be fatal…

There you have it – Eva Dolan’s Zigic and Ferreira books in order! How many have you read? Let us know in the comments below…

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