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This is a terrific thriller that really keeps you on your toes. We are introduced to our charismatic hero Solomon Creed as he runs barefoot and skimpily dressed from an air crash in Arizona. With memory loss but a burning knowledge that he must somehow save this small town, he stumbles upon a drug-related plot, a host of ‘baddies’ and a family mystery. It ends with a strange twist, that is improbable and intriguing and I am sure it will be developed in future volumes, for this starts a series. It is hugely enjoyable.
One of our Books of the Year 2015.
HOW CAN HE SAVE A MAN WHO'S ALREADY DEAD? 'A fast-moving thriller that makes for an exhilarating read. Perfect for any fans of Lee Child' SUN 'Compelling, vivid and profound' PETER JAMES 'Who is Solomon Creed? He's the hero of an epic new series of thrillers. Simple as that' MARK BILLINGHAM A PLANE CRASHES IN THE ARIZONA DESERT. When Solomon Creed emerges from the wreckage he remembers just one thing: that he must save a man in danger. A DEATH THAT CAN'T BE EXPLAINED. In the nearby town of Redemption, Holly Coronado buries her young husband. A terrible accident, or something more sinister? ONLY ONE MAN CAN EXPOSE THE TRUTH. When Solomon finds Holly, his search becomes a quest for the truth - and a race to expose a terrifying secret, hidden for generations, that could silence a town forever.
In addition to our Lovereading expert opinion some of our Reader Review Panel were also lucky enough to read and review this title. You can click here to read the full reviews.
'A fast-moving thriller that makes for an exhilarating read. Perfect for any fans of Lee Child'
'Compelling, vivid and profound, I loved it. It stays with you long after you've finished the final page'
'Every page, every twist, speaks of Simon's deep love and mastery of the genre'
Tom Rob Smith
'Who is Solomon Creed? He's the hero of an epic new series of thrillers. Simple as that'
'Toyne is a master of suspense who keeps the reader hooked. An excellent read'
'A fast moving, thoroughly enjoyable, adventure - plenty of action, plenty of intrigue and wonderfully imaginative
'It's a corker. Lee Child meets Stephen King via Don Winslow'
'A windswept thriller with a striking twist, nicely steeped in the Hallucinatory Arizona landscape'
Publication date: 02/06/2016
Publisher: Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date: 10/09/2015
Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Ltd an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
|Publication date:||2nd June 2016|
|Publisher:||Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers|
|Genres:||Action Adventure / Spy, Reader Reviewed Books, Crime / Mystery, eBook Favourites, Thriller / Suspense,|
|Categories:||Thriller / suspense, Adventure,|
Simon Toyne is the bestselling author of the Sanctus trilogy: Sanctus, The Key and The Tower. He wrote Sanctus after quitting his job as a TV executive to focus on writing. It was the biggest selling debut thriller of 2011 in the UK and an international bestseller. His books have been translated into 27 languages and published in over 50 countries. The Boy Who Saw is the second book in a new series of epic thrillers that will span the world and centre around the enigmatic Solomon Creed. Author photo © Toby MaddenMore About Simon Toyne