Shortlisted for the prestigious Page Turner Prize, award-winning author Chris Barraclough's thrilling crime novel Crack is now available on Kindle (British Crime Thrillers series)
The tragic accidental death of a teenage girl in a notorious crime-ridden council estate leads to a bloody and shocking uprising, led by the girl's father and her ruthless boyfriend.
The man responsible, PC Nathan Pang, finds himself trapped on the thirteenth floor of Disraeli tower, traumatised and cut off from help. Facing the rioters head-on, he discovers the horrific truth behind the girl's death, but can he protect the innocents caught up in the violence and get out of the estate alive?
Crack is a best seller in Amazon's crime category, gathering praise from critics and readers worldwide:
"This is seat-of-the-pants reading, so grab yourself a drink and snack and make yourself comfortable before you start. And remember to breathe occasionally...Five Stars." - Indie Ebook Review
"I enjoyed every minute of it. Its pace is so frenetic and the events pile up one on the other so rapidly that you won't want to put it down." - eBookanoid Reviews
"I was immediately sucked into Crack...an action packed, tense thriller...I found the book gripping, the prose magnificent...one that I could not put down and that, I’m sure, will haunt me for some time. Five stars" - Author Susan Russo Anderson
This book contains very strong language and occasional violence and is intended for mature audiences only. Scroll up and click the cover image to read a sneak preview, and check out www.chrisbarraclough.co.uk for more info on Chris' Kindle novels, including the next book in the thrilling Twin Towers Estate series, Kitty.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Chris Barraclough is a British journalist and award-winning crime author who bagged the UK Authors Award for his highly-praised debut thriller/mystery novel, "Bat Boy", following a blind teenage boy and his brother's search for their long-lost father (out now in paperback and on Kindle). His follow-ups, "Crack" (shortlisted, Page Turner Prize 2011) and "Kitty" are fast-paced urban crime thrillers set in the notorious Twin Towers council estate.
More praise for Chris Barraclough:
"A great story, beautifully written...an excellent crime book. Once you start you will not stop, I promise you." - Graham Sclater's Book Review Show, Venture Radio
"Fast, funny, rivetting...a glorious read" - Times Suspense
"A wonderful, gripping thriller, from the first words to the last. Marvellous!" - UK Crime Writers