A chilling tale of psychological suspense and an homage to the thriller genre tailor made for fans the story of a bookseller who finds himself at the center of an FBI investigation because a very clever killer has started using his list of fiction s most ingenious murders.Years ago, bookseller and mystery aficionado Malcolm Kershaw compiled a list of the genre s most unsolvable murders, those that are almost impossible to crack which he titled Eight Perfect Murders chosen from among the best of the best including Agatha Christie s A B C Murders, Patricia Highsmith s Strangers on a Train, Ira Levin s Death Trap, A A Milne s Red House Mystery, Anthony Berkeley Cox s Malice Aforethought, James M Cain s Double Indemnity, John D Macdonald s The Drowner, and Donna Tartt s A Secret History.But no one is surprised than Mal, now the owner of the Old Devils Bookshop in Boston, when an FBI agent comes knocking on his door one snowy day in February She s looking for information about a series of unsolved murders that look eerily similar to the killings on Mal s old list And the FBI agent isn t the only one interested in this bookseller who spends almost every night at home reading The killer is out there, watching his every move a diabolical threat who knows way too much about Mal s personal history, especially the secrets he s never told anyone, even his recently deceased wife.To protect himself, Mal begins looking into possible suspects and sees a killer in everyone around him But Mal doesn t count on the investigation leaving a trail of death in its wake Suddenly, a series of shocking twists leaves victims dead and the noose around Mal s neck grows so tight he might never escape. Best Download Books Eight Perfect Murders author Peter Swanson – bluevapours.co.uk
Peter Swanson is the author of six novels including The Kind Worth Killing, winner of the New England Society Book Award, and finalist for the CWA Ian Fleming Steel Dagger, Her Every Fear, an NPR book of the year, and his most recent thriller, Eight Perfect Murders His books have been translated into 30 languages, and his stories, poetry, and features have appeared in Asimov s Science Fiction, The Atlantic Monthly, Measure, The Guardian, The Strand Magazine, and Yankee Magazine.A graduate of Trinity College, the University of Massachusetts at Amherst, and Emerson College, he lives in Somerville, Massachusetts with his wife and cat.
- 270 pages
- Eight Perfect Murders
- Peter Swanson
- 15 July 2018 Peter Swanson