´I´m the person that´s missing.´ ´I love the brilliant opening twist - a missing person with no memory searching for himself. It had me racing to the end´ Fiona Barton, bestselling author of The Widow ---- When a young man wakes up bruised and beaten, with no memory of who he is or where he came from, the press immediately dub him ´The Lost Man´. Naming himself Richard Kite, he spends the next ten months desperately trying to find out who he is. But despite media appeals and the efforts of the police, no one knows him. Richard´s last hope may be private investigator David Raker - a seasoned locator of missing people. But Raker has more questions than answers. Who is Richard Kite? Why does no one know him? And what links him to the body of a woman found beside a London railway line two years ago? Could Richard be responsible for her death - or is he next? Praise for I Am Missing: ´So cleverly constructed I never guessed any of the twists´ Claire Douglas, bestselling author of Local Girl Missing ´Tim Weaver is the rising star of British crime and I Am Missing will haunt your dreams´ Tony Parsons, bestselling author of the DC Max Wolfe series ´Tim Weaver writes books so meticulously researched that the reader is educated as well as entertained, enthralled and intrigued. David Raker is a most complex and engaging investigator, each case leaving its mark on his soul, and ours´ Liz Nugent, bestselling author of Lying in Wait ´A really exciting, interesting and genuinely original read. I had no idea where it was going´ Gillian McAllister, bestselling author of Everything but the Truth ´Weaver´s credentials are sui generis, and they are burnished by this latest novel´ Barry Forshaw, Crime Time ´A fast-paced story packed with twists and surprises . . . a thrilling and hugely enjoyable novel with a frantic, engrossing finale´ Jon Coates, Daily Express DON´T MISS THE STUNNING NEW THRILLER FROM TIM WEAVER - YOU WERE GONE IS AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER NOW
**Pre-order the new novel from Jenny Holmes now** Winter, 1942. Brenda and Joyce are just two of the girls who have joined the Women?s Land Army and are doing their bit for the war effort. But after months working on farms in the Yorkshire Dales, they?re looking for a fresh challenge. Despite the bitter cold of their new billets high in the remote fells, their fear for those away fighting, and concern for family and friends, there is warmth to be found in faces old and new, and plans for a jolly Christmas are afoot. But when a child evacuee goes missing in the snow and tragedy strikes close to home, can their dearest wish ? that all their loved ones stay safe this Christmas ? possibly come true? A heart-warming, romantic story of friendship, camaraderie and triumph over adversity that fans of Donna Douglas, Daisy Styles and Call the Midwife will adore.
´My favourite current crime series . . . a pleasure from start to finish´ Val McDermid Boiled human bones have been found in Norwich´s web of underground tunnels. When forensic archaeologist Dr Ruth Galloway discovers the bones aren´t as old as originally thought, it´s time for DCI Nelson to launch a murder inquiry. What was initially just a medieval curiosity has taken a much more sinister nature... Meanwhile, DS Judy Johnson is investigating the disappearance of a local rough sleeper. The only trace of her is the rumour that she´s gone ´underground´. This might be a figure of speech, but with the discovery of the bones and the stories both Ruth and the police have heard of a vast community of rough sleepers living in the old chalk-mining tunnels under Norwich, the clues point in only one direction. Local academic Martin Kellerman knows all about the tunnels and their history - but can his assertions of cannibalism and ritual killing possibly be true? As the weather gets hotter, tensions rise. A local woman goes missing and the police are under attack. Ruth and Nelson must unravel the dark secrets of The Underground and discover just what gruesome secrets lurk at its heart - before it claims another victim. DON´T MISS THE TENTH DR RUTH GALLOWAY MYSTERY: THE DARK ANGEL, NOW AVAILABLE TO PRE-ORDER IN PRINT AND EBOOK