The Searcher: Signed Edition (Hardback)Tana French (author)
French follows up the superb The Wych Elm with a similarly engrossing story of sinister small-town secrets, peopled by credible and compelling characters.
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Cal Hooper thought a fixer-upper in a remote Irish village would be the perfect escape. After twenty-five years in the Chicago police force, and a bruising divorce, he just wants to build a new life in a pretty spot with a good pub where nothing much happens.
But then a local kid comes looking for his help. His brother has gone missing, and no one, least of all the police, seems to care. Cal wants nothing to do with any kind of investigation, but somehow he can't make himself walk away.
Soon Cal will discover that even in the most idyllic small town, secrets lie hidden, people aren't always what they seem, and trouble can come calling at his door.
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 400
Dimensions: 240 x 156 mm
To say Tana French is one of the great thriller writers is really too limiting. Rather she's simply this: a truly great writer -- GILLIAN FLYNN
French offers a masterclass in unreliability * SUNDAY TIMES *
I'm a big fan of Tana French -- IAN RANKIN
The Wych Elm should cement French's place in the first rank of great literary novelists * OBSERVER *
This book confirms Tana French as [crime fiction's] biggest contemporary star * GUARDIAN *
Terrific - terrifying, amazing, and the prose is incandescent -- STEPHEN KING
Another one of her rich psychological thrillers that will work its way under your skin -- LUCY MANGAN
This mystery about family, memory and the cracks in both will haunt you for a long, long time -- ERIN KELLY
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The first book I’ve read by this author and my honest opinion is that it was utterly fantastic. It gripped me like a vice from the very start. Brilliant story which kept me engrossed the whole way through.
“Be prepared for a very long Read”
The Searcher is a very very slow story set in a tiny remote Irish Village .Cal is an ex Chicago Cop who settles there for peace and quiet .Soon he is asked to find out why a boy has disappeared and this in itself was... More
“An atmospheric book that will lure you in”
The Searcher – Tana French
I know that Tana French has an army of loyal fans but this is the first book I’ve read by her. It is however a stand-alone story so there was no need to read up on any of her other books... More
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