The Heron's Cry: A Detective Matthew Venn Novel Free Audiobook Download by Ann Cleeves

A fisherman, who is not the Heron of the title, is found dead in a locked room. He was a man with no known family and no one knows his name. The local constabulary has already ruled his death accidental; they believe he accidentally locked himself in a room with no key and died of carbon monoxide poisoning. Detective Matthew Venn is called in to investigate the suspicious death of a man whose story appears to be just as mysterious and tantalizing as any corpse he's ever had to deal with.

In the second installment of the Matthew Venn novels, detective Venn is back on the streets. After being stabbed while solving a case in Amsterdam, Venn finds himself trying to survive as he tries to get his life back together. He's still struggling with his memory issues and not being able to remember anything about what happened in Amsterdam. As he tries to figure out who tried to kill him and why, Detective Venn uncovers a story of dark secrets that could turn the city upside down if it comes out. This gripping mystery novel will keep you guessing until the very end!

The Heron's Cry is the first book in a series of detective novels by Ann Cleeves that centers on Detective Matthew Venn. In the novel, he is put on the case of a missing woman who has been murdered. The investigators find no evidence of forced entry into her house nor any trace of a struggle. They soon discover that she lived in fear of someone who had been stalking her for months and even though she was terrified, she chose to stay.

The Heron's Cry is a compelling and thrilling mystery. The tension in the story is like nothing I've heard before, and Cleeves makes it easy to imagine the kind of person who would commit such crimes.

The Heron's Cry is a Detective Matthew Venn Novel by Ann Cleeves narrated by Jack Holden. It follows Detective Matt Venn as he searches for his missing daughter, and the many clues along the way that lead him to believe she has been taken by someone in her school. The story is full of twists and turns, as well as characters you're going to love and hate.

Detective Matthew Venn is just finishing his first week on the job when he gets a call from an old, retired colleague. His friend is reaching out from inside a maximum-security psychiatric institution after realizing that something has gone terribly wrong and he may have been involved. Venn must now race against time to save his friend and help bring down the facility's nefarious façade.

Published Date 2021-09-07
Duration 10 hours 1 minutes
Author Ann Cleeves
Narrated Jack Holden
(5 Reviews)
Abridged No
Is It Free? 30-days Free
Category Mystery, Thriller & Horror
Parent Category International Mystery, Suspense

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