English Summary/英文概要： Ten year-old Erin is missing; taken in broad daylight during a friend’s birthday party. With no witnesses and no leads, DI Lukas Mahler races against time to find her. But is it already too late for Erin - and will her abductor stop at one stolen child?
And the discovery of human remains on a construction site near Inverness confronts Mahler’s team with a cold case from the 1940s. Was Aeneas Grant’s murder linked to a nearby POW camp, or is there an even darker story to be uncovered?
With his team stretched to the limit, Mahler’s hunt for Erin’s abductor takes him from Inverness to the Lake District. And decades-old family secrets link both casesin a shocking final twist.
Awards/获奖情况： Shadow Man is a harrowing and horrific game of consequences A new star of tartan noir is born. Kirk has written a brilliantly tense, atmospheric debut. I can’t wait to read more in this highland crime series A harrowing tale of two murders set in Inverness. Be prepared to hear more from DI Lukas Mahler and his talented creator. - Good Housekeeping