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Nighthawking Reviews

Nighthawking by Russ Thomas

Nighthawking

Russ Thomas

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Imprint: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Publisher: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Publication date: 29 Apr 2021
ISBN: 9781471181405

The latest thriller by the author of Firewatching, 'a bold and brilliant new voice in crime fiction'. Book two in the DS Adam Tyler series.

4 stars out of 5
Joan Smith
2 May 2021

"Thomas’s new novel displays the same high energy as his debut, Firewatching."

Thomas’s version of Sheffield is a multicultural city where affluent foreign students pass homeless people on the streets, while metal detectorists try to make money out of its heritage.

It is one of these treasure hunters who kicks off the new novel, when he unearths a recently buried body. A macabre historical detail — two Roman coins in the corpse’s eye sockets — intrigues Tyler. Thomas’s new novel displays the same high energy as his debut, Firewatching.

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