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Carol O'Connell is one of the finest writers of contemporary thrillers, with her intoxicating mix of rich prose, resonant characters and knife-edge suspense. Her books featuring NYPD detective Kathy Mallory, and the stand-alone novel, Judas Child, have garnered widespread critical acclaim and have appeared on bestseller lists across America. She lives in New York City.

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Featured Books, with extracts, by Carol O'connell

It Happens in the Dark by Carol O'connell
It Happens in the Dark
Carol O'connell
Kathy Mallory is a troubled, sociopath, NYPD cop who has featured in 11 of Carol O’Connell’s books since she was first introduced in Mallory’s Oracle, twenty years ago. Though this book is intriguing and playful (in the sense a cat...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/04/2014
The Chalk Girl by Carol O'connell
The Chalk Girl
Carol O'connell
July 2012 Book of the Month. Chilling and unsettling with an intriguing opening chapter we wager will have you hooked. A beautiful but strange red-headed child becomes the centre of a series...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/07/2012
Bone by Bone by Carol O'connell
Bone by Bone
Carol O'connell
Small-town America full of strange characters and a bucket-load of secrets. One does wonder if such a small town could contain so many wacky people and secrets but who cares, it works! The narrative is calm, almost understated, no histrionics,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/07/2009

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