Imagine waking up covered in bloodabut itas not your blood. Thereas a nasty bump on your head, and you canat remember a thing about last night. The morning paper reports that two young women were brutally murdered. You recognize their names. Pieces of the night before come back to you through the haze. And now youare the suspect in their grisly deaths. Welcome to Charlieas world. In this heart-pounding thriller, only the dead know what happened last night. On the run, Charlie suspects a man named Cyris, but no one believes that Cyris exists. Not the police and not Charlieas ex-wife Jo, though she wants to trust that the man she once loved is innocent. Soon, Charlie has Jo bound and gagged in the trunk of his car, fleeing across the countryside while the killing hour approaches yet again. Originally published in 2007 in Cleaveas native New Zealand, The Killing Hour represents the early, apulse-poundinga (Publishers Weekly) work of a writer known the world over for a style that combines gruesome thrills with clever twists and a heavy dose of devilish humor. Cleave keeps us guessing until the last page of this fantastic psychological thriller.top drawer I stuff into my pockets along with the note I found in Eranka#39;s mouth. Then I spend fifteen ... I tell him if he can come and fix it today, Ia#39;ll pay him twice his usual rate. He tells me thata#39;s a ... I climb into the rented Holden and push my thumb in on the cigarette lighter. I back out of my ... It starts to melt and I hold it out the side of the car as it shrivels away, surrounded by black smoke. Then it crumblesanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Killing Hour|
|Publisher||:||Simon and Schuster - 2013-04-23|