Reviews

  • "A deep dive into darkness. Simon Beckett's masterful storytelling and macabre forensic details make his novels utterly chilling reads"

    TESS GERRITSEN
  • "Atmospheric . . . a tense, gripping read."

    SUNDAY TIMES
  • "The forensics are chillingly authentic, the writing is both taut and beautifully atmospheric."

    ANN CLEEVES, bestselling author of the Vera Stanhope series
  • "Beckett is one of the country’s best crime writers . . . His books are intelligent, beautifully written and utterly gripping."

    SUNDAY EXPRESS
  • "An utterly absorbing, atmospheric mystery that will keep you guessing to the very last page. It's no surprise that millions of readers devour Simon Beckett's books - he's a terrific writer."

    ANTONIA HODGSON, author of the award-winning The Devil in the Marshalsea