THE book of 2018. The Chalk Man is coming . . .
Looking back, it all started on the day of the fair and the terrible accident. When twelve-year-old Eddie first met the Chalk Man.
It was the Chalk Man who gave Eddie the idea for the drawings: a way to leave secret messages between his group of friends.
And it was fun, to start with, until the figures led them to the body of a young girl.
That was thirty years ago and Ed thought the past was behind him. Then he receives a letter containing just two things: a piece of chalk, and a drawing of a stick figure. As history begins to repeat itself, Ed realises the game was never over . . .
Everyone has secrets.
Everyone is guilty of something.
And children are not always so innocent.
'Tense, skillful storytelling' Ali Land, bestselling author of Good Me Bad Me
'What a great book. A twisty thriller and downright creepy ending. 5 stars.' Sarah Pinborough, the number 1 bestselling author of Behind Her Eyes
- Michael Joseph
- Published 11th January 2018
- 352 Pages
- 153mm x 234mm x mm