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The brand new thriller from five-million-copy bestseller Mark Billingham sees Tom Thorne and Nicola Tanner on the hunt for a couple whose mutual chemistry boils over into murder...
She says she's an ordinary mother.
He knows a liar when he sees one.
Sarah thinks of herself as a normal single mum. It's what she wants others to think of her. But the truth is, she needs something new, something thrilling.
Meanwhile, DI Tom Thorne is investigating a woman's suicide, convinced she was driven to do it by a man who preys on vulnerable women.
A man who is about to change Sarah's life.
From number one, five-million-copy bestseller Mark Billingham comes a breathless new thriller starring Thorne and Tanner that readers will devour.
Hugely intelligent and authentic - Belinda Bauer, author of Snap
Mark Billingham is one of the greatest writers in this, or any other genre - Steve Cavanagh
ISBN: 9780751566987 ISBN-10: 0751566985 Series: Tom Thorne Novels Audience:
Number Of Pages: 400 Published: 2nd May 2019 Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group Country of Publication: GB Dimensions (cm): 23.2 x 15.6
Weight (kg): 0.51
Edition Number: 1
Mark Billingham was born and brought up in Birmingham. Having worked for some years as an actor and more recently as a TV writer and stand-up comedian his first crime novel was published in 2001.
Sleepyhead was an instant bestseller in the UK. It has been sold widely throughout the world and was published in the USA in the summer of 2002.
The series of crime novels featuring London-based detective Tom Thorne continued with Scaredy Cat and was followed by Lazybones, The Burning Girl, Lifeless, Buried, Death Message and Bloodline. The latest in the series – From The Dead – is published in August 2010. Mark is also the author of the standalone novel In The Dark as well as a series of children’s thrillers –Triskellion – written under the pseudonym Will Peterson.
A television series based on the Tom Thorne novels will be screened on Sky One in Autumn 2010.
Mark is currently writing the next Tom Thorne thriller. He lives in London with his wife and two children.