The Taking of Annie Thorne : 'Britain's female Stephen King' Daily Mail Hardback
by C. J. Tudor
'Some writers have it, and C. J. Tudor has it big time. The Taking of Annie Thorne is terrific in every way' Lee ChildThe new spine-tingling, sinister thriller from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Chalk Man . . . _______________Then . . . One night, Annie went missing. Disappeared from her own bed. There were searches, appeals. Everyone thought the worst. And then, miraculously, after forty-eight hours, she came back.
But she couldn't, or wouldn't, say what had happened to her. Something happened to my sister. I can't explain what. I just know that when she came back, she wasn't the same.
She wasn't my Annie. I didn't want to admit, even to myself, that sometimes I was scared to death of my own little sister. Now. . . The email arrived in my inbox two months ago. I almost deleted it straight away, but then I clicked OPEN: I know what happened to your sister.
It's happening again . . . _______________'Confirms Tudor as Britain's female Stephen King.
There is a creeping dread on every page' Daily Mail'Shows that her excellent The Chalk Man was no one-off in matching Stephen King for creepiness' Sunday Express's Bestseller Predictions 2019 'Written with such skill it's hard to believe this is only her second book.
It gives King a run for his money' James Oswald, author of the Inspector McLean series'Dark, gothic and utterly compelling' J.
P. Delaney, author of Believe Me and The Girl Before'Deliciously creepy . . . An absolute corker of a book' Riley Sager, bestselling author of The Last Time I Lied 'I loved everything about this book' Alice Feeney, author of Sometimes I Lie 'Tudor's 2018 The Chalk Man was a standout mystery novel with a fresh voice and a spooky plot.
This is even better' Washington Post _______________Praise for C.
J. Tudor . . . 'If you like my stuff, you'll like this' Stephen King'Wonderfully creepy - like a cold blade on the back of your neck' Lee Child'A tense gripper with a leave-the-lights-on shock ending' Sunday Times'A must-read for all horror fans' Daily Express
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 352 pages
- Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/02/2019
- Category: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
- ISBN: 9780718187453