Murder in the Dark
by Simon R. Green

The sudden appearance of a sinister black hole in the English countryside leads to a baffling murder investigation for Ishmael Jones.

“The past is England’s dreaming, and not all of it sleeps soundly …”

Ishmael Jones and his partner Penny have been despatched to assist a group of scientists who are investigating a mysterious black hole which has appeared on a Somerset hillside. Could it really be a doorway to another dimension, an opening into another world?

When one of the scientists disappears into the hole – with fatal consequences – Ishmael must prove whether it was an accident – or murder. But with no clues, no witnesses and no apparent motive, he has little to go on. Is there an alien predator at large, or is an all-too-human killer responsible? Only one thing is certain: if Ishmael does not uncover the truth in time, more deaths will follow …

Reviews

Features the author’s trademark black humor and ratchets up the suspense with a compelling story line reminiscent of Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None

Library Journal

Jones is a very interesting character … and readers will find much to enjoy in this latest escapade

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Simon R. Green

Simon R. Green was born in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, England, where he still lives. He is the author of more than fifty science fiction and fantasy novels, including the Nightside, Secret Histories and Ghost Finders series.

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Editions

Murder in the Dark by Simon R. Green is available in the following formats

Hardback97807278882351st December 2018145 X 222mm192$28.99
Hardback978072788823531st August 2018145 X 222mm192£20.99
Ebook97814483015841st December 2018N/A192$10.99
Ebook97814483015841st December 2018N/A192£7.99
Hardback - Large Print97807278297641st July 2019143 X 223mm240$36.95
Hardback - Large Print978072782976430th April 2019143 X 223mm240£22.99
Paperback97818475194813rd February 2020140 X 217mm192$17.95
Paperback978184751948129th November 2019140 X 217mm192£12.99
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