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This wonderful novel showing Beryl Bainbridge at her darkly comic best - out for the first time as an Abacus paperback. Beryl Bainbridge dazzles readers in this offbeat, haunting yet hilarious novel.
Strictly speaking a debut crime novel, this however qualifies as a horror story if only because of the sheer visceral intensity of the action and situations. Nate and Sara are broke and on the run when they come across a hitchhiker and begin a journey to damnation and beyond. This is a throat-grabbing, sweat-inducing stuff and the pace is absolutely relentless. If the fates of the downcast protagonists doesn't involve you, you have no heart. Horrific but believable.
Winner of the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award 2011. Jack Reacher is the man from nowhere who emerges from darkness to avenge injustice like a modern cowboy. In his 14th adventure, he arrives in South Dakota during an icy winter snow storm. The mayhem soon begins as expected. If you like Lee Child try Richard MontanariMaxim Jakubowski recommends: The Echo Man by Richard Montanari
When Colin and Susan are pursued by eerie creatures across Alderley Edge, they are saved by the Wizard. He takes them into the caves of Fundindelve, where he watches over the enchanted sleep of one hundred and forty knights. But the heart of the magic that binds them - Firefrost, also known as the Weirdstone of Brisingamen - has been lost. The Wizard has been searching for the stone for more than 100 years, but the forces of evil are closing in, determined to possess and destroy its special power. Colin and Susan realise at last that they are the key to the Weirdstone's return. But how can two children defeat the Morrigan and her deadly brood?
An exciting read with a really lovely premise, that the extraordinary skill and speed of ninjas come from the fact that they are all vampires. This blending of genres really works. It’s officially a young adult’s read but it has great cross-over appeal. Fast, fun, full of fights, thrills and highly likeable characters, I can’t wait for the next one. Comparison: Ursula Le Guin, James Patterson (Maximum Ride series), Lian Hearn (Across the Nightingale Floor series).
Yes, it is the Tim Waterstone that started the biggest book chain in Britain and so he will no doubt come under a great deal of scrutiny but he doesn’t need to worry as he has written a great blockbuster novel. Interesting characters, intricate plots and plenty of dirty dealings. A gripping and clever read.
In this stunning sequel to his bestselling philosophy books, Can a Robot be Human? and What's Wrong with Eating People, Peter Cave once again engages the reader in a romp through the best bits of philosophical thought.
This won the Whitbread Award for Fiction back in 1989 and certainly deserves this re-issue to coincide with the publication of Clarke’s new novel The Water Theatre. Characters in the present are trying to unravel what happened to the inhabitants of their house a hundred years before, with alchemy taking a central theme in the novel. Gripping, complex and creative.
It’s not often you come across a thriller that is as funny as it is scary but here is such a book with the title a slight give away to the tone. When Cat tries to settle her pre-wedding nerves by sleeping with her ex boyfriends her risk taking solution lands her in a lot more trouble than she could ever have imagined when they all turn up dead and she is the main suspect. A brilliant addition to the genre.
Nothing can break the bond between sisters ...When Beatrice gets a frantic call in the middle of Sunday lunch to say that her younger sister, Tess, is missing, she boards the first flight home to London. But as she learns about the circumstances surrounding her sister's disappearance, she is stunned to discover how little she actually knows of her sister's life - and unprepared for the terrifying truths she must now face. The police, Beatrice's fiance and even their mother accept they have lost Tess but Beatrice refuses to give up on her. So she embarks on a dangerous journey to discover the truth, no matter the cost.
This is the first in a great new series of Edwardian murder mysteries. Lady Rose Summer makes the perfect heroine and when her father brings in Captain Harry Cathcart to investigate her scoundrel of a fiancé it soon transpires it is not a suitor but a murderer that the two of them find themselves investigating. A brilliant new series from this well loved author. Edwardian Murder Mystery Series:1. Snobbery with Violence2. Hasty Death3. Sick of Shadows4. Our Lady of Pain
Continuing the Edwardian Mystery series we find Lady Rose Summer striking out as an independent lady, hoping to support herself, but her new life isn’t quite as exciting as she hoped for. Not to worry, old acquaintance Captain Harry Cathcart soon comes along with a murder investigation he needs her help with. A good fun crime caper. Edwardian Murder Mystery Series: 1. Snobbery with Violence 2. Hasty Death 3. Sick of Shadows 4. Our Lady of Pain
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