Darkest Fear

Darkest Fear

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Myron never saw it coming. A surprise visit from an ex-girlfriend is unsettling enough. But Emily Downing's news brings him to his knees. Her son Jeremy is dying and needs a bone-marrow transplant - from a donor who vanished without a trace. Then comes the real shock: the boy is Myron's son, conceived the night before her wedding to another man. Stunned by the news, Myron plunges into a desperate search for the missing donor. But finding him means unravelling a dark mystery that involves a broken family, a brutal kidnapping spree, and the FBI. Somewhere in the sordid mess is the donor who disappeared. And as doubts emerge about Jeremy's true paternity, a child vanishes, igniting a chain reaction of heartbreaking truth and chilling revelation.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 288 pages
  • 162 x 234 x 32mm | 521.64g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • ORION
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0752856227
  • 9780752856223

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MAGAZINES 'Hilarious and bursting with suspense, Darkest Fear is also an exceptionally moving novel. Buy it for your loved ones and watch the sparks fly.'WATERSTONE'S QUARTERLY MAGAZINE 'Coben looks set to follow up the bestselling success of previous works with the latest in a series centred on Myron Bolitar.'GOOD BOOK GUIDE 'Coben is on top form here...'WATERSTONE'S ENIGMA Jude Davies Plus review in:FHMSHERLOCK magazine NATIONAL PRESS REVIEWS:DAILY TELEGRAPHTHE MIRRORDAILY MAILTHE GUARDIAN (Chris Petit)MORNING STAR REGIONAL PRESS REVIEWS:'It's riveting stuff, with some of the sharpest dialogue you'll read in a thriller. In this case, the hype is an understatement - this is in a class of its own.'DAILY RECORD 'Coben is supremely accomplished at taking us from giggling to sniffing back the tears'MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS PETERBOROUGH EVENING TELEGRAPH - lead review *****ABERDEEN EVENING EXPRESSCUMBRIA NEWS &STARHARTLEPOOL MAILNORWICH EVENING NEWSSWINDON GAZETTE & HERALDMALMESBURY GAZETTE & HERALDDEVIZES GAZETTE & HERALDLEICESTER MERCURYLINCOLNSHIRE ECHOTHE JOURNAL (NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE)SENTINEL SUNDAYBLACKPOOL GAZETTESUNDERLAND ECHOIRISH NEWSSLOUGH EXPRESSYORK EVENING PRESS - Simon RitchieHAM &show more

About Harlan Coben

Harlan Coben is widely recognized as one of the most exciting talents in American crime writing. He was the first ever author to win all three major US crime awards, and has established a bestselling series of crime novels starring his powerful creation, Myron Bolitar. Harlan's previous novel, TELL NO ONE, was a bestseller in both the UK and US and is being made into a Hollywood feature film. Harlan lives in New Jersey with his wife and four childrenshow more

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13,279 ratings
4.02 out of 5 stars
5 29% (3,879)
4 47% (6,267)
3 21% (2,777)
2 2% (289)
1 1% (67)
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