NO ONE HOME (aka RAKER 10) IS A TOP 10 BESTSELLER
It's that time of the year when I'm equal parts excited and terrified about the release of a new book, but I'm so delighted to report that –– thanks to the amazing support of readers like you –– No One Home managed to storm into the Top 10 after just 3 days sales, and then hang around there for a while like teenagers outside the local Tesco Metro. Without readers, a writer is nothing, so it goes without saying that I'm just so enormously grateful to everyone who has bought a copy. It's hard to believe this is the tenth in the Raker series, not least because it means he and I are 10 years older than when we started, but it's been so lovely hearing from readers via email, social media and in person at events I've done since the book launched.
Yet to get your copy? Fear not, there's still plenty around in local bookshops and supermarkets, or you get the ebook online, or the fantastic audio edition, read by Joe Coen and Lorelei King. Oh, and in case you weren't clear already: in No One Home, Raker is tasked with looking into the disappearance of a whole village. Repeat: A WHOLE VILLAGE. Lee Child –– yes, the Lee Child –– called it "terrific" and he knows a thriller. It could be an emotional one too, so bring a hankie. Oh, and to kick things off, here's the first chapter in its entirety…