There are some cases that, for various reasons, stay with you forever and, whilst waiting for a suspect to return home, DI David Murphy shares his story with DS Laura Rossi. What ensues is a harrowing tale of violence in the home and the repercussions for those who witness it.

‘It Never Leaves You’ is a short novella featuring the main protagonists of a series of police procedurals set in Liverpool. If you have not read any of Luca Veste’s books before, this is a perfect way to introduce yourself to the characters. In just a few pages, the personalities of both Murphy and Rossi come through and there is a definite feeling of empathy felt towards the Detective Inspector.

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