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Every Dead Thing

by John Connolly

Part of the Charlie Parker Thriller Series

Crime and Mystery Action Adventure Thriller and Suspense

LoveReading Expert Review of Every Dead Thing

Every Dead Thing is the first in the Charlie Parker Thrillers by John Connolly; this is a truly impressive series as each book lives up to the expectations caused by the last. This is one heck of a fascinating and bone-chilling world and I can highly recommend just diving in and getting lost in the quite incredible writing.

Books in The Charlie Parker Thriller Series:

1. Every Dead Thing

2. Dark Hollow

3. The Killing Kind

4. The White Road

5. The Black Angel

6. The Unquiet

7. The Reapers

8. The Lovers

9. The Whisperers

10. The Burning Soul

11. The Wrath of Angels

12. The Wolf in Winter

13. A Song of Shadows

14. A Time of Torment

15. A Game of Ghosts

16. The Woman in the Woods

17. A Book of Bones

18. The Dirty South

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Every Dead Thing Synopsis

The gripping first Charlie Parker novel from bestselling author John Connolly - perfect for fans of Stephen King and Jeffery Deaver.

Tormented and racked with guilt over the brutal slaying of his wife and daughter, Charlie Parker, ex-cop with the NYPD, agrees to track down a missing girl. It is a search that will lead him into an abyss of evil. At the same time, he is warned by an old black woman in Louisiana that 'The Travelling Man' is about to strike again. Multiple strands converge with a horrific confrontation in which hunter and hunted are intimately connected by guilt.

About This Edition

ISBN: 9781529342581
Publication date: 3rd October 2019
Author: John Connolly
Publisher: Hodder Paperback an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 496 pages
Collections: 80 Book Series and Trilogies to Fall in Love With ,
Primary Genre Crime and Mystery
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John Connolly Press Reviews

Prepare to have the spine tingled by this one. -- Vincent Banville - Irish Times

A tremendous achievement . . . he writes with self assured intelligence and shows every sign of being a master in this genre - The List

Painstaking research, superb characterisation, and an ability to tell a story that's chilling and thought provoking make this a terrific thriller - Mirror

No mere shocker . . . intelligent, deep and literate . . . it is difficult to believe that this is John Connolly's first novel, so confident is the writing . . . Buy it and be scared - The Times

A stunning debut . . . EVERY DEAD THING ensnares us in its very first pages and speeds us through a harrowing plot to a riveting climax. -- Jeffery Deaver An ambitious, moral, disturbing tale with a stunning climax. - The Times

A genuine, gripping page-turner which shreds the nerves. - Daily Telegraph

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Publication date: 03/10/2019
Format: Paperback

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Publication date: 13/11/2012
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About John Connolly

John Connolly is author of the Charlie Parker mysteries, The Book of Lost Things, the Samuel Johnson novels for young adults and, with his partner, Jennifer Ridyard, co-author of the Chronicles of the Invaders. John Connolly's debut - Every Dead Thing - introduced the character of Private Investigator Charlie Parker, and swiftly launched him right into the front rank of thriller writers. All his subsequent novels have been Sunday Times bestsellers. He was the winner of the 2016 CWA Short Story Dagger for On the Anatomization of an Unknown Man (1637) by Frans Mier from NIGHT MUSIC : Nocturnes Stoughton Vol 2. In 2007 he ...

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