Detective Inspector Harland is about to be face to face with a killer . . .
By Fergus McNeill
The explosive second novel in the DI Harland series, perfect for fans of Peter James.
The perfect book for fans of serial killer thrillers and crime writers such as Peter James, Mark Billingham and Peter Robinson
He didn't intend to let her get so close
But Robert Naysmith's girlfriend Kim has become important to him. So he decides to tell her his deadly secret. He wants her to recognise the power he holds.
He hopes he won't have to kill her
Detective Inspector Harland hasn't forgotten the serial killer who got away from him. But with nothing to go on, he fears he will never bring him to justice.
Until he is seconded to investigate the brutal murder of a woman in her Bristol home. A random attack, a murderer who has carefully covered his tracks . . . alarm bells start ringing.
Then Harland meets Kim. One last game of life and death is about to begin.
Praise for Fergus McNeil
'A chilling game of cat and mouse that should keep you awake long after bedtime. DI Harland is a welcome addition to the growing ranks of British detectives' Peter Robinson, bestselling author of the DCI Banks series
'Let's welcome Fergus McNeill to the ranks of British Crime fiction innovators; he has found a darker shade of noir' Quintin Jardine, bestselling author of the Constable Bob Skinner series
'Creepy, compelling and completely convincing' Erin Kelly, bestselling author of He Said/ She Said
'A gripping first novel' Irish Independent
As well as writing crime novels, Fergus McNeill has been creating computer games since the early eighties, writing his first interactive fiction titles while still at school. Over the years he has designed, directed and illustrated games for all sorts of systems, including the BBC Micro, the Apple iPad, and almost everything in between.
Now running an app development studio, Fergus lives in Hampshire with his wife and teenage son. He is the author of EYE CONTACT and KNIFE EDGE.
You can visit Fergus's website www.fergusmcneill.co.uk, find him on Facebook www.facebook.com/fergusmcneillauthor or follow him on Twitter twitter.com/fergusmcneill.
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26 Sep 2013
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Hodder & Stoughton
Praise for EYE CONTACT:
'A chilling game of cat and mouse that should keep you awake long after bedtime. DI Harland is a welcome addition to the growing ranks of British detectives.'
— Peter Robinson
Let's welcome Fergus McNeill to the ranks of British Crime fiction innovators; he has found a darker shade of noir — Quintin Jardine
Creepy, compelling and completely convincing — Erin Kelly, author of THE POISON TREE
'A gripping first novel' — Irish Independent
A tense, compelling and truly unputdownable read . . . EYE CONTACT is a novel that will have the reader losing track of time. It also ends on an atypical note, adding to its originality. — www.itsacrimeuk.wordpress.com
A great read and a chillingly clever insight into the mind and motives of a killer. — Brian McGilloway
A tense police procedural from a new author with a promising future in crime fiction — Choice magazine
'A very impressive debut novel' **** — Star magazine