Niven, John J. Cold Hands

ISBN 13: 9780099535539

Cold Hands

3.71 avg rating
( 548 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780099535539: Cold Hands

A terrifying, evocative and gut-wrenching thriller -- announcing the arrival of a major new voice in the genre.
     You thought you could leave the past behind. Think again.

     Donnie Miller counts himself lucky. Living in a beautiful, spacious house in the wild and remote landscape of central Canada, he spends his days writing for the local newspaper, working on a film script, and acting as house-husband. After a troubled and impoverished upbringing in Scotland, he now has all he wants: a caring wife, a bright and happy son, a generous father-in-law. As the brutal northern winter begins to bite, he can sit back and enjoy life.

     But his peace is soon broken. There are noises in the nearby woods, signs of some mysterious watcher. When the family dog disappears, Donnie makes a horrifying discovery. Is it wolves, as the police suspect, or something far more dangerous, far darker? What secrets has Donnie been keeping? And why does he have the terrible sense that his dream was never going to last?

     A taut, shocking and visceral thriller that will leave you gasping for breath, Cold Hands is the first in an exciting new series by the remarkable John J. Niven.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

JOHN J. NIVEN was born in Irvine, Ayrshire. He is the author of the novella Music from Big Pink and the novels Kill Your Friends, The Amateurs and The Second Coming. He lives in Buckinghamshire.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Niven, John J.
Published by Vintage (2013)
ISBN 10: 009953553X ISBN 13: 9780099535539
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
HALCYON BOOKS
(LONDON, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Vintage, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. DISPATCHED FROM THE UK WITHIN 24 HOURS ( BOOKS ORDERED OVER THE WEEKEND DISPATCHED ON MONDAY) BY ROYAL MAIL. ALL OVERSEAS ORDERS SENT BY AIR MAIL. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000505580

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 16.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 8.02
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Niven, John J.
Published by Vintage Books (2013)
ISBN 10: 009953553X ISBN 13: 9780099535539
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Vintage Books, 2013. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P11009953553X

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 75.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 2.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds