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Billingham, Mark

ISBN 10: 0316856975 / ISBN 13: 9780316856973
Published by Little, Brown & Co., 2001
Used Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Sensational first mystery novel, a bestseller, by author. about a killer who deliberately induces paralyzing strokes by manipulation of pressure points around the head and neck to his victims leaving them unable to move or communicate. First British edition, the true first, tighltly bound, read very little, with the author's signature on the title page. Dust jacket is likewise clean, bright, without edgewear, and containing the blue strip advertisement offering your money back if you don't agree its the most exciting debut novel of the year. The DJ is the second state issue, with the name of the anaesthetist the corrected Jeremy Bishop instead of the incorrect Jonathan Bishop as listed on the front flap. In a mylar cover. Bookseller Inventory # 002439

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Publisher: Little, Brown & Co.

Publication Date: 2001

Binding: Cloth HB

Book Condition:Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Author

Edition: First American Edition

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He doesn't want you alive. He doesn't want you dead. He wants you somewhere in between. DI Thorne is after a murderer who didn't mean to murder; someone who wants to put people into a state where they can't move, can't talk, can't do anything but think. Someone who won't be caught by normal means.

About the Author:

Mark Billingham is a stand-up comedian, appearing regularly at the Comedy Store. He has also written drama for children's television, including Knight School which won the Royal Television Society Award for best children's drama.

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