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The Shadow Friend, Paperback / softback Book

The Shadow Friend Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


* PRE-ORDER YOUR COPY NOW, from the bestselling author of Richard & Judy Book Club pick The Whisper Man *If it had happened to you, you would have run away too. Twenty-five years ago, Paul's friend Charlie Crabtree brutally killed their classmate - and then vanished without a trace. Paul's never forgiven himself for his part in what happened.

He's never gone back home. Until his elderly mother has a fall. It's finally time to stop running. It's not long before things start to go wrong. His mother claims there's someone in the house. Paul realises someone is following him. And, in a town many miles away, a copycat killer has struck. Which makes him wonder - what really happened to Charlie the day of the murder?And can anyone stop it happening again?Praise for Alex North'The best crime novel of the decade' - Steve Cavanagh, bestselling author of Thirteen'First it's spooky.

Then it's scary. Then it's terrifying. And then... well, dear reader, proceed at your own risk. An ambitious, deeply satisfying thriller - a seamless blend of Harlan Coben, Stephen King, and Thomas Harris.

My flesh is still crawling' - A. J. Finn, no.1 bestselling author of The Woman in the Window'Alex North has achieved the seemingly impossible.

The Whisper Man is a thriller that is both terrifying and utterly heartbreaking.

Mesmerising and masterful' - Mark Billingham'A dark, creepy, thriller with a huge amount of heart.

Damn, but Alex North can write!' - Stuart MacBride


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