Legend of Barney Thomson

Legend of Barney Thomson

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Barney Thomson an awkward, diffident, Glasgow barber lives a life of desperate mediocrity. Shunned at work and at home, unable to break out of a 20-year rut, each dull day blends seamlessly into the next. However, there is no life so tedious that it cannot be spiced up by inadvertent murder, a deranged psychopath, and a freezer full of neatly packaged meat. Barney Thomson s uninteresting life is about to go from 0 to 60 in five seconds, as he enters the grotesque and comically absurd world of the serial killer."
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Product details

  • Paperback | 240 pages
  • 127 x 195.58 x 20.32mm | 294.84g
  • Glasgow, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Movie Tie-In ed.
  • 1910449318
  • 9781910449318
  • 992,279

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"This chilling black comedy unfolds at dizzying speed . . . an impressive debut novel." "Sunday Mirror""
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About Lindsay Douglas

Douglas Lindsay has penned seven books in the Barney series, and several other crime novels written in the non-traditional style.
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51 ratings
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2 8% (4)
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