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Darker

By Simon Clark

  • Paperback
  • £6.99

The bestselling author of NIGHT OF THE TRIFFIDS brings a new terror to humankind.

HORROR HAMMER

Video Scriptwriter Richard Young is looking forward to a week at home with his wife and their little daughter. He thinks it's going to be a pleasant time of barbecues and lazy summer days. It isn't.

IT'S GOING TO BE HELL

Because the stranger who arrives at their home, begging to be driven to the nearest police station, is being hunted. Hunted by something that cannot be seen, cannot be heard - yet which has the power to move across the land crushing flat everything in its path. Stalking - and killing - remorselessly.

Within minutes, Richard Young, his family and the stranger (who is not the innocent victim he seems) are being pursued relentlessly by a malignant occult force that pounds and pulps its vitims like the Hammer of God itself...

Biographical Notes

Simon Clark is a well-established horror writer whose short stories have appeared in various magazines and anthologies. His work has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4 and he has also written prose material for the rock band U2. Simon Clark is also the author of the hugely successful 'Night of the Triffids. The sequel to John Wyndham's classic.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780340660607
  • Publication date: 05 Dec 1996
  • Page count: 416
  • Imprint: Hodder Paperbacks
Readers will relish Clark's uncomplicated cocktail of chlorophyll and human blood — Financial Times on The Night of the Triffids
Simon Clark is a well-established horror writer whose stories are told with pace, style and always with a surreal twist — Newcastle Evening Chronicle
The hottest new purveyor of horrific thrills currently working on these shores — The Big Issue
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