Past Imperfect

Part legal thriller and part murder mystery Past Imperfect is an epic international crime novel with a hint of the paranormal.

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About the Book

Sometimes justice takes more than a lifetime…

Provence, France, 1963

Shockwaves ripple through the sleepy French countryside when a young boy is abducted and brutally murdered.

A man is caught and convicted, but young policeman, Dominic Fornier, is not convinced he is guilty.

London, England, 1995

30 years later, a young boy is orphaned and left in a coma after a gruesome car accident. He regains consciousness, but is plagued by strange dreams…

When word reaches Fornier of a possible link between the two boys, he finds himself up against a desperate race against time to find a killer who will stop at nothing to cover his tracks …

How are the two boys connected? Was the wrong man convicted of the murder?

And can Fornier ever rectify the mistakes made in the past?

Part legal thriller and part murder mystery Past Imperfect by John Matthews is an epic international crime novel with a paranormal twist. 

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'Matthews maintains the suspense... an engrossing odyssey into the seamy side of a world that is so near, yet sometimes seems so far. Compulsive reading.'
– The Times
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