The Boy In The River: A Shocking True Story Of Ritual Murder And Sacrifice In The Heart Of London

On 21st September 2001 the mutilated torso of a small child was found floating beside London's Tower Bridge, one tide away from being swept into the North Sea. Unable to identify the victim, the Murder Squad turned to Richard Hoskins, a young professor of theology with a profound understanding of African tribal religion, whose own past was scarred by a heartbreaking tragedy. Thus began a journey into the tangled undergrowth of one of the most notorious murder cases of recent years; a journey which would reveal not only the identity of the boy they called Adam but the horrific truth that a succession of innocent children have been ritually sacrificed in our capital city. Insightful and grippingly written, The Boy in the River is an inside account of a series of extraordinary criminal investigations and a compelling personal quest into the dark heart of humanity. *This book may have minor shelfwear.

Product Overview
ISBN 9781447207900
Categories Biographies and Memoirs, BX, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Humanities
Author(s) Richard Hoskins
Publisher Pan Macmillan
Pages 352
Format Paperback
Dimensions 13cm x 2.1cm x 19.2cm
Weight 0.3 kg
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