DISCOVER THE MILLION COPY PHENOMENON - the world's bestselling new crime author: Even the darkest secrets can't stay buried forever... Five figures gather round a shallow grave. They had all taken turns to dig. An adult-sized hole would have taken longer. An innocent life had been taken but the pact had been made. Their secrets would be buried, bound in blood . . . Years later, a headmistress is found brutally strangled, the first in a spate of gruesome murders which shock the Black Country. But when human remains are discovered at a former children's home, disturbing secrets are also unearthed. D.I. Kim Stone fast realises she's on the hunt for a twisted individual whose killing spree spans decades. As the body count rises, Kim needs to stop the murderer before they strike again. But to catch the killer, can Kim confront the demons of her own past before it's too late? Fans of Rachel Abbott, Val McDermid and Mark Billingham will be gripped by this exceptional new voice in British crime fiction.
I loved everything about this book and I really cannot recommend it enough * The Bookbag * She has a real gift for storytelling...the story is focused and compelling, with more than enough twists and turns to keep the plot skimming along at high speed... * Jaffa Reads Too Book Blog * In a story brimming with action, pace, mystery and spine-tingling tension, the undoubted star is the delectable DI Kim Stone... clever, neatly joined plotting, electrifying twists and tensions, and brilliant characterisation, Silent Scream heralds a dynamic start to a gripping new crime series * The Lancashire Evening Post * Silent Scream gets 5 stars from me - if you finish a crime thriller feeling like you just need to have a lie-down and a cup of tea to get your breath back, then the writer has done their job. Angela Marsons, I still don't have my breath back * Reading Room with a View Book Blog * * Well worth reading, with a good twist at the end. I almost got 'who dun it' but not quite. Clever * frostmagazine.com * Absolutely brilliant entertainment, I can give it no higher accolade * Breakaway Reviewers * I'm so glad I finally got around to reading this book. I thoroughly enjoyed every page and I'm thrilled to have discovered Angela Marsons. How exciting to think I've got all her other books still to read. * Ampersand Book Reviews * I couldn't get enough of this brilliant plot-twisting whodunnit story...this tale takes you by the scruff of the neck and doesn't let go until the very last full stop * Irish Sunday Independent *