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Birthdays For The Dead

by Stuart MacBride

Harpercollins (uk) | January 23, 2012 | Hardcover

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The gritty new standalone crime novel from the No. 1 bestselling author of Shatter the Bones and Dark Blood Detective Constable Ash Henderson has a dark secret! Five years ago his daughter, Rebecca, went missing on the eve of her thirteenth birthday. A year later the first card arrived: homemade, with a Polaroid picture stuck to the front -- Rebecca, strapped to a chair, gagged and terrified. Every year another card: each one worse than the last. The tabloids call him The Birthday Boy. He''s been snatching girls for twelve years, always in the run-up to their thirteenth birthday, sending the families his homemade cards showing their daughters being slowly tortured to death. But Ash hasn''t told anyone about Rebecca''s birthday cards -- they all think she''s just run away from home -- because if anyone finds out, he''ll be taken off the investigation. And he''s sacrificed too much to give up before his daughter''s killer gets what he deserves!

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 496 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 1.6 in

Published: January 23, 2012

Publisher: Harpercollins (uk)

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0007344171

ISBN - 13: 9780007344178

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Birthdays For The Dead

by Stuart MacBride

Format: Hardcover

Dimensions: 496 pages, 9.5 × 6.5 × 1.6 in

Published: January 23, 2012

Publisher: Harpercollins (uk)

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0007344171

ISBN - 13: 9780007344178

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The gritty new standalone crime novel from the No. 1 bestselling author of Shatter the Bones and Dark Blood Detective Constable Ash Henderson has a dark secret! Five years ago his daughter, Rebecca, went missing on the eve of her thirteenth birthday. A year later the first card arrived: homemade, with a Polaroid picture stuck to the front -- Rebecca, strapped to a chair, gagged and terrified. Every year another card: each one worse than the last. The tabloids call him The Birthday Boy. He''s been snatching girls for twelve years, always in the run-up to their thirteenth birthday, sending the families his homemade cards showing their daughters being slowly tortured to death. But Ash hasn''t told anyone about Rebecca''s birthday cards -- they all think she''s just run away from home -- because if anyone finds out, he''ll be taken off the investigation. And he''s sacrificed too much to give up before his daughter''s killer gets what he deserves!

About the Author

Stuart MacBride has gone from asking people if they 'want fries with that' to project-managing vast IT projects for the oil industry. Somewhere in the middle he managed to make money out of dressing up as a woman.His first book, -Cold Granite’ was shortlisted for the International Thriller Writers' best debut novel and won the Barry Award for best first novel. The follow-up, -Dying Light’, became an instant top-ten bestseller. Stuart won the 2007 CWA Dagger in the Library, awarded for a body of work.Stuart lives in north-east Scotland with his wife Fiona, cat Grendel, and a vegetable plot full of weeds.
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