Ice Lake

Ice Lake : A Gripping Crime Debut That Keeps You Guessing Until the Final Page

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Where everybody lies. And some people kill... An electrifying debut crime novel and the first in a new series featuring psychologist Harry Cull. Perfect for fans of Stuart MacBride, Mark Billingham and Peter May. An abandoned bodyDeep in the woods of north-eastern Pennsylvania, the body of a man is found - shot three times, dumped under the trees where the local kids will find him. A haunted psychologistPsychologist Harry Cull, tormented by his past, arrives in the picturesque town of Ice Lake to help with the murder investigation. There he unravels a web of lies and deceit that leads to the dark heart of a community torn apart by fracking, drugs and murder. A desperate killerIt's not long before the second corpse turns up, this time a lawyer left for dead in the forest, and Harry finds himself on the trail of a twisted killer - who will do anything to keep the town's darkest secrets more

Product details

  • Paperback | 328 pages
  • 129 x 198 x 17.53mm | 270g
  • HarperCollins Publishers
  • Killer Reads
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0008254362
  • 9780008254360
  • 608,185

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`I was gripped' Bibliophile Book Club `Dark and twisted, but also highly entertaining' Book Drunk `I was immediately hooked' Crime Book Junkie `I think I've found a new favourite lead man in crime fiction' Life of a Nerdish Mum `Spectacular ... kept me intrigued' A Lover of Books `You know that book ... that if anyone tried to take that book out of your hands you'd probably hit them with it? It's THAT book' My Chestnut Reading Tree `Genuine characters, a twisting plot, and a surprise ending you will not see coming' CrimeSquad `An engrossing and thrilling read. Highly recommended!' Bibliophile Book Club `A brilliant debut crime novel and I'm thrilled that it's set to be a series because I'm a little bit in love with Harry Cull. He's just brilliant! The Welsh Librarian `Could become one of my future favourite crime series ... a great `didn't see that coming' twist. Damp Pebbles `An assured and confident debut. Harry Cull is a unique and likeable creation. Fans of James Carol's Jefferson Winter series are going to love this' Michael Woodshow more

About John A. Lenahan

John Lenahan is a popular TV magician who toured with Jack Dee, Lenny Henry and Victoria Wood. He starred on a prime time BBC1 TV show, had his own BBC2 series, and was the voice of the toaster in `Red Dwarf'. His fantasy trilogy Shadowmagic, an award-winning podcast that received over 100,000 downloads, was published by HarperCollins and sold over 70,000 copies across all editions. Ice Lake is his debut crime novel, the first in a new series featuring psychologist Harry more

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115 ratings
3.97 out of 5 stars
5 35% (40)
4 35% (40)
3 24% (28)
2 5% (6)
1 1% (1)
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