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A gripping, unsensational take.
Delicately handled, with a perfectly executed and thoroughly unnerving twist.
One of the great series of British crime fiction continues.
One of DI Tome Thorne’s most harrowing cases. The unusual premise will
One of his most powerful crime novels.
Shows why Billingham stands at the forefront of British crime authors.
Thorne and Tanner’s intertwining investigation of what are two unconnected sets of killings is enthralling. Characterisation vivid, plotting outstanding.
A rich cast of characters and tense situations leading to a terrifying final encounter.
Thorne is one of British crime fiction’s most compelling detectives and the quality of writing make Mark Billingham one of the best and most consistent writers in the business.
The Killing Habit scoots along with great speed, spins out the intrigue and spits the exhilarated reader out at the end, shocked when things go the way that they do. If you are after a series that constant delivers engaging and tightly written crime fiction, you can’t go wrong with these bestselling UK police procedurals. The Killing Habit is a harrowing novel about cruelty, deflection and confronting the dangers that are all around us, unaddressed.
A thrilling read. Not for the faint-hearted.