Every Dead Thing
A Charlie Parker Thriller: 1
By John Connolly
Stunning literary serial killer thriller that pushes back the boundaries of the genre.
The gripping first Charlie Parker novel from bestselling author John Connolly - perfect for fans of Stephen King and Jeffery Deaver.
Tormented and racked with guilt over the brutal slaying of his wife and daughter, Charlie Parker, ex-cop with the NYPD, agrees to track down a missing girl. It is a search that will lead him into an abyss of evil. At the same time, he is warned by an old black woman in Louisiana that 'The Travelling Man' is about to strike again. Multiple strands converge with a horrific confrontation in which hunter and hunted are intimately connected by guilt.
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18 Feb 2010
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A genuine, gripping page-turner which shreds the nerves. — Daily Telegraph
An ambitious, moral, disturbing tale with a stunning climax. — The Times
A stunning debut . . . EVERY DEAD THING ensnares us in its very first pages and speeds us through a harrowing plot to a riveting climax. — Jeffery Deaver