THE ONLY WAY TO GET YOUR CHILD BACK IS TO KIDNAP ANOTHER CHILD
'A blazing, full-tilt thriller that entirely justifies the hype' GUARDIAN
'A heart-stopping roller coaster' DAILY MAIL
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YOUR PHONE RINGS.
A STRANGER HAS KIDNAPPED YOUR CHILD.
TO FREE THEM YOU MUST ABDUCT SOMEONE ELSE'S CHILD.
YOUR CHILD WILL BE RELEASED WHEN YOUR VICTIM'S PARENTS KIDNAP ANOTHER CHILD.
IF ANY OF THESE THINGS DON'T HAPPEN:
YOUR CHILD WILL BE KILLED.
VICTIM. SURVIVOR. ABDUCTOR. CRIMINAL.
YOU WILL BECOME EACH ONE.
YOU ARE NOW PART OF THE CHAIN
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THE MULTI-AWARD-WINNING THRILLER
Winner: Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year
Winner: Ned Kelly Award for Best International Crime Fiction
Winner: International Thriller Writers Awards - Best Hardcover
Winner: Macavity Awards - Best International Crime Fiction
Winner: Barry Award - Thriller of the Year
'A heart-stopping roller coaster'
'The book everyone is talking about'
'Scary, plausible, gripping.'
'You'll miss meals, sleep, and your stop on the bus - guaranteed.'
'I writhed with the pain of withdrawal when I finished it. Deserves to be the popular hit of the year.'
'Incredibly propulsive and original. You won't shake it for a long time.'
'A masterpiece. You will never be able to forget it.'
'A unique and unforgettable thriller. Breath-taking, breakneck, brilliant.'
'Striking, memorable, should be savoured.'
'Explosively brilliant. Genuinely unputdownable. Terribly plausible'
'I may not read a better thriller in my lifetime.'
'An electrifying thriller - one of the very best of its kind'
'What a fantastic idea and perfectly written. I'm quite jealous.'
'THE CHAIN does for parenting what Gone Girl did for marriage. A must-read thriller.'
'Diabolical, unnerving, relentless.'
A 'THRILLER OF THE YEAR' SELECTION FOR:
Publication Date: 09-Jul-2019
Publisher: Hachette Australia