The first book in the multi-million-copy Roy Grace series by #1 bestselling writer Peter James, winner of the 2016 Crime Writers' Association Diamond Dagger prize.
"Ingenious plotting, high suspense and tight writing" Daily Mail
It was meant to be a harmless stag night prank. A few hours later four of his best friends are dead and Michael Harrison has disappeared. With only three days to the wedding, Detective Superintendent Grace - a man haunted by the shadow of his own missing wife - is contacted by Michael's beautiful, distraught fiancée, Ashley Harper. Grace discovers that the one man who ought to know Michael Harrison's whereabouts is saying nothing. But then he has a lot to gain - more than anyone realizes. For one man's disaster is another man's fortune...
PRAISE FOR DEAD SIMPLE
"A terrific tale of greed, seduction and betrayal" Daily Telegraph
"Destined for the bestsellers" Independent on Sunday
"A page-turner of a book with some terrifying twists . . . a very satisfying read" George Baker, Inspector Wexford
"A brilliant idea, superbly crafted. A terrific page-turner" James Herbert