The Killer You Know

The Killer You Know

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime, Thrillers & True Crime, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 02/05/2019
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Synopsis

I'll murder three strangers. And you'll know it was me . . . 'A blinder of a read' SUN 'Compelling, creepy' PHOEBE MORGAN 'Incredible' TM LOGAN 'Twisty and clever' DERVLA MCTIERNAN 'Exceptional' RACHEL EDWARDS 'A scary, compelling and a completely original page-turner' IRISH INDEPENDENT 'An original and gripping thriller' LAURA MARSHALL ____________________Summer 1997. When Will jokes about becoming a serial killer, his friends just laugh it off. But Adeline can't help but feel there's something darker lurking behind his words.Winter 2015: Years later, Adeline returns to Blythe for a reunion of the old gang - except Will doesn't show up. Reminiscing about old times, they look up the details of his supposed murder spree. But the mood soon changes when they discover two recent deaths that match.As the group attempts to track Will down, they realise that he is playing a sinister game that harks back to one they used to play as kids. Only this time there are lives at stake . . .____________________ Readers are absolutely loving The Killer You Know: 'A compelling, unpredictable thriller that conveys the changing nature of long-lasting friendships beautifully. How well do we know even our closest of friends? Highly recommended' ELISABETH CARPENTER'I read and loved and HEARTILY recommend for any fans of Stand By Me . . . A thrilling, nostalgic twisty read' CLAIRE ALLAN'The Killer You Know has a fantastic killer concept... and is gripping and creepy to boot - loved it' SAM CARRINGTON'A twisty, clever exploration of claustrophobic childhood friendships and the darkness they can lead to' DERVLA MCTIERNAN 'An exciting and original premise with a plot that doesn't let up. I loved it!" VICTORIA SELMANTHE KILLER YOU KNOW is one of my favourite reads of the year. I LOVED it. Pacey, nostalgic, excellent very well-developed characters, and a clever plot' NIKI MACKAY'A gripping, compelling read with a brilliant premise and a wonderfully twisting storyline. An incredible debut' TM LOGAN'A thrilling read and an exceptional debut novel' RACHEL EDWARDS'Compelling, creepy, and brilliantly executed, The Killer You Know is an original new voice in the thriller world' PHOEBE MORGAN'Brilliantly atmospheric tale of toxic friendship, with a killer hook - what if one of your gang turned out to be a serial killer? Loved it' LIZ BARNSLEY

  • Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group
  • ISBN: 9780751570366
  • Number of pages: 432
  • Weight: 300g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 32 mm

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The Killer You Know
A tense and claustrophobic read
One night, when a group of friends are gathered around towards the end of their final summer together, one declares that he is going to be a serial killer ... READ MORE
Emma at Waterstones Aberystwyth
The Killer You Know
Well worth a read
Ooh creepy. Who did it? Who murdered who? Were the suicides of the two women really murders? Just because someone says they're going to kill people and... READ MORE
Aileen Grist
The Killer You Know
A fantastic debut thriller
This debut thriller did not disappoint. The premise alone was exciting; what if someone you knew was a serial killer? Would you see clues in your shared hi... READ MORE
Emma Alvey
The Killer You Know
Loved it! A great debut novel!
What an astonishing, deep and morally invested debut this is-it is so well plotted that it does not feel like a first novel aat all. Adie, Rupesh, Will, S... READ MORE
Rachel Bridgeman
The Killer You Know
The Killer You Know by S. R. Masters
I chose to read and review a free eARC of The Killer You Know but that has in no way influenced my review. I absolutely love the concept of this book. A g... READ MORE
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The Killer You Know
The Killer You Know is an excellent, twisty suspense novel.
It deals with five friends across two main time periods, and flicks frequently between the five different points of view in the past and a single point of ... READ MORE
Liam James