Walking with Ghosts by John Baker

Walking with Ghosts

John Baker

If you enjoy classic hard-boiled US private eye thrillers, try this modern British version set in York. Equally recommended for those who enjoy crime noir, featuring the psychologically disturbed. Guaranteed to make you worry about your nearest and dearest - especially if you're a woman.

Extract

What if it happened to William? That he was destroyed, like his father had been destroyed? Who would be the avenger then? Who would keep his father alive?

Parallels
  • A Dark-Adapted Eye by Barbara Vine
  • The Maltese Falcon by Dashiel Hammett
  • Cracker - the TV Series

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