The Hit List (Paperback)
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The Hit List (Paperback)

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Paperback 352 Pages / Published: 15/04/2021
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What would you do if you found your own name on a hit list? Seddon addresses this terrifying question in an explosive novel. One of the most exciting, brave and clever books I have ever read. The Hit List is my book of the year. Gillian McAllister, author of How to Disappear

This novel kept me guessing to the end. A twisty, intelligent thrill ride. Excellent! Will Dean, author of Black River

This meticulously plotted novel will suck you ever deeper into its dark underbelly. Sinister, clever and utterly compelling. Lesley Kara, author of WHO DID YOU TELL?


On the anniversary of her husband's accidental death, Marianne seeks comfort in everything Greg left behind. She wears his shirt and cologne, reads their love letters and emails. Soon she's following his footsteps across the web, but her desperation to cling to any trace of him leads her to the dark web. And a hit list with her name on it.

To try to save herself from Sam, the assassin hired to kill her, Marianne must first unpick the wicked web in which Greg became tangled. Was Greg trying to protect her or did he want her dead?

A gripping and emotional ebook bestseller about a woman who discovers a shocking secret about her late husband that will hook you from the first page

'Smart, twisty and totally compelling.' Jane Fallon

'Dark, twisty, beautifully written and very clever. Loved it!' Claire Douglas


A beautifully written book that tackles complex issues on a very personal level. A dark, fast-paced thriller with a hard-hitting emotional impact. Nikki Smith, author of All In Her Head.

Publisher: Orion Publishing Co
ISBN: 9781409195504
Number of pages: 352
Weight: 240 g
Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 26 mm


MEDIA REVIEWS
This meticulously plotted novel will suck you ever deeper into its dark underbelly. Sinister, clever and utterly compelling. * Lesley Kara, author of WHO DID YOU TELL? *
This had me gripped from start to finish. Smart, twisty and totally compelling * Jane Fallon *
I skidded up to the finish line of The Hit List by the lovely Holly Seddon. I loved the intricate, clever plot, the tricky women and the heart-stopping moments. I am now lying down in a darkened room. Wow! Just wow * Fiona Barton *
What would you do if you found your own name on a hit list? Seddon addresses this terrifying question in an explosive novel. One of the most exciting, brave and clever books I have ever read. The Hit List is my book of the year. * Gillian McAllister, author of How to Disappear *
Cleverly and intricately plotted, with a huge variety of interesting and believable characters, this fast-paced book will keep you hooked well into the night. * Catherine Cooper, author of THE CHALET *
Pacy and tense . . . I loved it! * Lisa Hall, author of The Perfect Couple *
This novel kept me guessing to the end. A twisty, intelligent thrill ride. Excellent! * Will Dean, author of Black River *
Every page simmers with tension, and it was so fast paced I lost my breath * Michelle Adams, author of LITTLE WISHES *
Such a fresh, original premise. Dark, twisty, beautifully written and very clever. Loved it! * Claire Douglas *
Holly Seddon's new novel, The Hit List, is a compulsive read. Unsettling subject matter deftly handled, this book is ingeniously plotted and full of suspense. * Lisa Ballantyne *
Bloody hell, what a story! I was enthralled from start to finish. The Hit List is one of those books I wish I'd had the idea for. The twists were relentless, the pacing superb and I actually wasn't ready for it to end. * John Marrs *
The Hit List is a powerful novel about some of the most terrifying crimes that can be committed and I raced through it at break-neck speed. * Mary Torjussen *
I was already a Holly Seddon fan, and The Hit List didn't disappoint - stylish, assured and totally addictive. * Isabel Ashdown *
A beautifully written book that tackles complex issues on a very personal level. A dark, fast-paced thriller with a hard-hitting emotional impact. * Nikki Smith, author of All In Her Head. *
The Hit List is an excellent fast-paced thriller which explores the horror of the dark web through an original and clever, twisting plot. I was gripped from the first page and read in a couple of sittings. * Jenny Quintana *

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“A dark & twisty gripping read”

When I started the book, I had no idea really what to expect or where the plot would take me or the roller coaster of a journey and emotions I would be on!
Meeting Marianne, who is grieving the loss of her husband... More

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“Must read!!”

The Hit List is a a slow thriller to begin with however I feel slowly and steadily thrillers are gaining acceptance and popularity as a genre all around the world. For Hit List, the phenomenon can be attested by the... More

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“Gripping”

Marianne's husband, Greg is dead, having been knocked off his bike in London a year earlier. When looking through his laptop, Marianne finds a link to the dark web and investigates further. She soon realises she... More

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