Abattoir Blues by Peter Robinson
When two boys vanish under mysterious circumstances, the local community is filled with unease. Then a bloodstain is discovered in a disused World War Two hanger and a caravan belonging to one of the youths is burned to the ground.
Things quickly become more sinister. Assigned to the case, DCI Banks and his team are baffled by the mystery laid out before them. But then a motor accident throws up a gruesome discovery, and the investigation spins into a higher gear – in another direction. As Banks and his team struggle desperately to find the missing boy who holds the key the puzzle, they find themselves in a race against time where it is their turn to become the prey…..