The Half Burnt House

The Half Burnt House

Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 01/02/2024
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ARE YOU READY TO ENTER THE HALF BURNT HOUSE?The spine-tingling new thriller from the internationally bestselling author of Richard & Judy pick THE WHISPER MAN____________It begins with the house – and a body: Alan Hobbes stabbed to death in his own bed.For years, he’s lived as a recluse in the remains of a derelict mansion that once belonged to a serial killer.The police have a suspect: Christopher Shaw, observed on the premises on the night of the murder.Katie Shaw hasn’t seen her brother Chris in two years. All her life, she’s tried to look out for him. Even when he made it so hard.But now he’s bound up in the secrets of this dark house. To save Chris, dare she follow him inside . . .____________‘North handles the complicated plot with skill while bringing his troubled characters to life amid the horror’Observer'Alex North at his best - a writer who can terrify you on one page and break your heart on the next' STEVE CAVANAGH'One of those books that made me wish I'd written it. North wields suspense like a blade. Breath-taking and terrifying' HELEN FIELDS'Dark, gripping, and twisty' CLARIE MCGOWAN'Endlessly intriguing' NEW YORK TIMES

  • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
  • ISBN: 9781405945271
  • Number of pages: 400
  • Weight: 279g
  • Dimensions: 197 x 128 x 24 mm

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The Half Burnt House
A Fabulous Psychological Thriller
I really enjoyed The Whisper Man but this book is much more complicated and a slow burn .There are plenty of good characters, it is atmospheric and quite s... READ MORE
Chrissie Mortimer
The Half Burnt House
Superb twists and turns
The Half Burnt House is a book that requires full concentration due to the complexity of the plot, multiple timelines and cast of characters. Having read a... READ MORE
Barnsey's Books
The Half Burnt House
A complicated convoluted story
3.5⭐️ After loving The Whisperman, I was all over a new book by this author. There are quite a few characters and strands which doesn’t make it easy to ... READ MORE
Lesley Lloyd
The Half Burnt House
Absorbing story
This was a very detailed story with several threads running through. It was very complicated story and totally absorbing. The characters were well describe... READ MORE
Patricia Moren