The Dark Remains – Signed Copy

Ian Rankin (author), William McIIvanney (author)

ISBN: 9781838856205S


Signed hardback copy of the Dark Remains by Ian Rankin and William McIlvanney

First Edition, First Printing

Hand signed by Ian Rankin to the title page

NB This title is published on 2nd September 2020. All pre-orders will be dispatched on or around publication


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William McIlvanney changed the face of crime fiction when he created DI Laidlaw, the original brooding Glasgow cop. He wrote three Laidlaw books and, as recently discovered, left one handwritten manuscript tantalisingly unfinished when he passed away in December 2015.

In the early 1980s one young fan, Ian Rankin, took Laidlaw as inspiration for his own detective, John Rebus. Now, Rankin is back to finish what McIlvanney started.

The Dark Remains, the story of Laidlaw’s first case, is written by William McIlvanney and Ian Rankin.

Further Information

Format Hardback
Publisher Canongate Books
Published 02/09/2021
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