The Loner

The Loner

The Life of Xavier Aislado

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With his childhood sweetheart, Grace, by his side, and a burgeoning career as a brilliant journalist, Xavier has everything to live for. Yet, despite his passion for uncovering the truth, Xavi's own world is steeped in lies. As his life, his love, and his work become increasingly entwined, Xavi is immersed in a story of tragedy, loss and betrayal, in search of a truth that may ultimately destroy him.
Publisher: London : Headline, 2011
ISBN: 9780755357161
0755357167
9780755357178
0755357175
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY JARDINE 2011
Characteristics: ix, 431 pages ; 24 cm

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debwalker Jun 04, 2011

"We’ve all experienced the novel with the unforgettable character who isn’t the star. We would love to know more, but can he or she return with the same memorable power? That’s what Quintin Jardine (subject of today’s My Books, My Place) does in this superb novel, the story of journalist Xavier (Xavi) Aislado of Edinburgh. Half Spanish, half Scot and all remarkable, and here in a “memoir” co-written by his friend Quintin Jardine, who claims to have met him through a mutual acquaintance, Detective Bob Skinner."
Margaret Cannon
Globe and Mail June 3 2011

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