By Peter James
Combining tales from booklet tale collections brief Shockers One and brief Shockers , and with never-before-seen new fabric, this can be a tale assortment you won't fail to remember. From a girl cause on revenge, to a restaurant critic with a terror of the quantity 13, and from a narrative of ghostly terror to the 1st ever case of his best-loved Detective, Roy Grace, James exposes the Achilles heels of every of his characters, and makes us query how good we will be able to belief ourselves, and every different. humorous, unhappy, yet consistently surprising, each one story contains a twist that would hang-out readers for days once they flip the ultimate web page ...
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A Twist of the Knife by Peter James