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Stone Bruises
 

Stone Bruises (Paperback)

By Beckett, Simon

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'Somebody!' I half-sob and then, more quietly, 'Please.' The words seem absorbed by the afternoon heat, lost amongst the trees. In their aftermath, the silence descends again. I know then that I'm not going anywhere...Sean is on the run. We don't know why and we don't know from w...hom, but we do know he's abandoned his battered, blood-stained car in the middle of an isolated, lonely part of rural France at the height of a sweltering summer. Desperate to avoid the police, he takes to the parched fields and country lanes only to be caught in the vicious jaws of a trap. Near unconscious from pain and loss of blood, he is freed and taken in by two women - daughters of the owner of a rundown local farm with its ramshackle barn, blighted vineyard and the brooding lake. And it's then that Sean's problems really start...Superbly written, Stone Bruises is a classic nail-shredder of a thriller that holds you from the beginning. The narrative slowly, inexorably tightens its grip as the story unfurls and will keep you guessing until the unnerving and shocking final twist...
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ISBN 9780857502582
Released AU 3 Nov 2014
Publisher Transworld Publishers
Format Paperback
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ISBN-13 9780857502582
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; usually ships 2-3 weeks
Publisher Transworld Publishers
Imprint Bantam Books (Transworld Publishers a division of
Released 3 Nov 2014
Publication Country United Kingdom United Kingdom
Format Paperback
Author(s) By Beckett, Simon
Category Adventure / Thriller
Crime & Mystery Fiction
Number of Pages 384
Dimensions Width: 127mm
Height: 198mm
Spine: 24mm
Dewey Code 823.92
Weight 273g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
NBS Text Crime, Thriller & Adventure
ONIX Text General/trade

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