The gripping new race-against-time thriller by the best-selling author of Relentless, The Last 10 Seconds, Siege and Ultimatum. One Witness - You're on a trip with your family, miles from anywhere. A shot rings out - and your whole life changes in an instant. One Secret - A woman is racing towards you, chased by three gunmen. Although you don't know it, she harbours a deadly secret. She's in terrible danger. And now you are too. No Escape - You're running, terrified, desperate to find safety. You know that the men hunting you have killed before. And if they catch you, you'll be next . Brilliant . (Sunday Mirror). Hang on tight! (Harlen Coben).
|Publication date:||19th June 2014|
|Publisher:||Arrow Books Ltd an imprint of Cornerstone|
|Primary Genre||Crime and Mystery|
Closing date: 07/11/2021
With a woman in danger from a gunman, a killer on the loose, and a protagonist drawn into a dangerous journey, this is pulse-pounding stuff. Since the start of his career, Kernick has shaken up the British thriller. His principal imperative is pace, which he generously ladles onto his narratives.
'More gripping than Action Man's hands' - Mail on Sunday
'As ever, Kernick's research is impeccable. The plotting is brilliant and makes for a tense, action-packed read' - Sunday Mirror
'Simon Kernick writes great plots, great characters, great action' - Lee Child
'Another Kernick cracker; he never lets you down' - Sunday Sport
'Kernick delivers his book like a runaway locomotive without brakes. This is another cracking read from a great author' - www.crimesquad.com
Simon Kernick was our Guest Editor in February 2010 - click here - to see the books that inspired his writing. Simon Kernick is one of Britain's most exciting new thriller writers. He arrived on the scene with his highly acclaimed debut novel The Business of Dying, and his big breakthrough came with his novel Relentless which became the bestselling thriller of 2007. Simon's research is what makes his thrillers so authentic. He talks both on and off the record to members of Special Branch, the Anti-Terrorist Branch and the Serious and Organised Crime Agency, so he gets to hear first hand ...More About Simon Kernick