Trust Your Eyes

by Linwood Barclay

Books of the Month - <b>July</b> Crime / Mystery Thriller and Suspense

LoveReading View on Trust Your Eyes

August 2013 Book of the Month.

A clever, well-plotted thriller with dozens of characters and plot lines... But how are they all connected? Linwood Barclay, yet again, has written a cracking fast-moving thriller that won’t disappoint. A schizophrenic savant, who has memorised street maps around the world, gets dragged into a dangerous conspiracy and political coverup when he see a woman being murdered on an online map website.

Click here to see what our Reader Review Panel thought of Linwood Barclay's novel, A Tap on the Window.

Trust Your Eyes Synopsis

Map-obsessed Thomas spends his days and nights on a virtual tour of the world through his computer screen, believing he must store the details of every town and city in his head. Then one day, while surfing a street view program, he sees something that shouldn't be there: a woman being murdered behind a window on a New York street. When Thomas tells his brother Ray what he has witnessed, Ray humours him with a half-hearted investigation - until he realises Thomas may have stumbled onto a deadly conspiracy, which puts them both in danger...With enough suspense to rival a Hitchcock film, this is a thriller with edge.

Trust Your Eyes Press Reviews

'My idea of a sweet ride is three days of rain, a fridge filled with snacks, and a new Linwood Barclay. I just had all three. Trust Your Eyes is the best Barclay so far, a tale Hitchcock would have loved. It has more spins than the Whirl360 computer program Thomas Kilbride is so fascinated with. The book is riveting, frequently scary, occasionally funny, and surprisingly, wonderfully tender. I could believe this might happen to people living two streets over from me. Great entertainment from a suspense master' -- Stephen King

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All versions of this book

ISBN: 9781409120315
Publication date: 18/07/2013
Publisher: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co
Format: Paperback

ISBN: 9781409115021
Publication date: 27/09/2012
Publisher: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co
Format: Hardback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781409120315
Publication date: 18th July 2013
Author: Linwood Barclay
Publisher: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ) an imprint of Orion Publishing Co
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 528 pages
Genres: Books of the Month, Crime / Mystery, Thriller / Suspense,
Categories: Crime & mystery,

About Linwood Barclay

Linwood Barclay was our Guest Editor in October 2013 - click here - to see the books that inspired his writing. Linwood Barclay is married with two children and lives near Toronto. He is the author of four acclaimed Zack Walker mysteries, a former columnist for the Toronto Star, and is the author of the Richard & Judy 2008 Summer Read winner and number one besteller, No Time For Goodbye. In the video below Linwood Barclay answer questions from Lovereading members.  Author photo © Bill Taylor

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