DEAVER. DANGEROUSLY GOOD.
When a trio of desperate convicts hijack a bus carrying a group of deaf and mute schoolgirls, everyone is braced for a terrible tragedy.
FBI agent Arthur Potter is flown in to negotiate. But he has competition: local police, state troopers, politicians and the media are swarming. Not everyone has the same agenda.
And the killers will murder one innocent child an hour, on the hour, until their demands are met...
|Publication date:||17th November 2016|
|Publisher:||Hodder Paperback an imprint of Hodder & Stoughton|
|Primary Genre||Crime and Mystery|
Closing date: 31/07/2022
Deaver knits a seamless fabric of tightening tension right up to the explosive double whammy ending - The Times
A real chiller, seething with violence and heart-stopping tension - Sunday Telegraph
A gripping, emotional descent into the mind of evil - Anthony Gallagher, Waterstone's
Tension-packed pages take the thriller to a new dimension - Doris Mousdale, Whitcoulls, New Zealand
An authentic and gripping hostage drama - Toby Wrigley, Book League, South Africa
Riveting and sensitively handled - New Woman
Jeffery Deaver is the author of three collections of short stories and 32 suspense novels. He is best known for his Lincoln Rhyme thrillers, which include the number one bestsellers The Vanished Man, The Twelfth Card and The Cold Moon, as well as The Bone Collector which was made into a feature film starring Denzel Washington and Angelina Jolie. The first Kathryn Dance novel, The Sleeping Doll, was published in 2007 to enormous acclaim.A three-time recipient of the Ellery Queen Reader's Award for Best Short Story of the year, he has been nominated for an Anthony Award and six Edgar Awards ...More About Jeffery Deaver