Sleepyhead: The 20th anniversary edition of the gripping novel that changed crime fiction for ever

Lee Child, Mark Billingham

Format: Paperback / softback

Publisher: Brown Book Group, Little

Published: 26-11-2020


A stunning new paperback edition of the classic first Tom Thorne novel by number one Sunday Times bestseller Mark Billingham, containing a foreword by Lee Child, to celebrate the 20th anniversary of its groundbreaking publication

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A stunning 20th anniversary paperback edition of the groundbreaking first Tom Thorne novel, a case that changed crime fiction forever . . . Alison Willetts has survived a stroke, deliberately induced by a skilful manipulation of pressure points on the head and neck. She can see, hear and feel but she is completely unable to move or communicate. In leaving Alison Willetts alive, the police believe the killer’s made his first mistake.Then DI Tom Thorne discovers the horrifying truth: it isn’t Alison who is the mistake, it’s the three women already dead.Thorne must find a killer whose agenda is disturbingly unique, and Alison, the one person who holds the key to the killer’s identity, is unable to say anything . . .’One of my favourite authors’ Harlan Coben’A terrifically stylish debut novel’ Independent on Sunday ‘The next superstar detective’ Lee Child

Additional information

Weight 0.287 kg
Dimensions 34 × 126 × 196 mm
Page Count 416