The Beautiful Dead
There's no safety in numbers ...Eve Singer needs death. With her career as a TV crime reporter flagging, she'll do anything to satisfy her ghoulish audience. The killer needs death too. He even advertises his macabre public performances, where he hopes to show the whole world the beauty of dying. When he contacts Eve, she welcomes the chance to be first with the news from every gory scene. Until she realizes that the killer has two obsessions. One is public murder. And the other one is her...
"Incredible. Just incredible. Belinda Bauer is a genius." Clare Mackintosh, author of I LET YOU GO "...all the texture and depth of a classic crime thriller... This increasingly taut thriller is page-clawing material." Stuart Winter, Daily Express "...this wintery chiller is a fantastic take on the serial killer thriller." Sunday Mirror "The Beautiful Dead will keep you up all night." Shari Lapena, author of THE COUPLE NEXT DOOR "Excellent tension." The Times
Belinda Bauer grew up in England and South Africa and now lives in Wales. She worked as a journalist and a screenwriter before finally writing a book to appease her nagging mother. With her debut, Blacklands, Belinda was awarded the CWA Gold Dagger for Crime Novel of the Year. She went on to win the CWA Dagger in the Library for her body of work in 2013. Her fourth novel Rubbernecker was voted 2014 Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year. Her books have been translated into 21 languages. For more information visit www.belindabauer.co.uk