<Embed>
Buy Used
£0.38
+ £1.80 delivery
Used: Good | Details
Sold by musicMagpie
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: Buy with confidence from a huge UK seller, all items despatched next day directly from the UK. All items are quality guaranteed.
Have one to sell?
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See this image

Follow the Author

Something went wrong. Please try your request again later.


The Shape of Snakes Paperback – 2 May 2008

3.4 out of 5 stars 45 customer reviews

See all 29 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price
New from Used from
Kindle Edition
Paperback, 2 May 2008
£2.99 £0.01
Unknown Binding
£7.50
click to open popover

Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required.

  • Apple
    Apple
  • Android
    Android
  • Windows Phone
    Windows Phone

To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number.

kcpAppSendButton


Product details

  • Paperback: 464 pages
  • Publisher: Pan; Reprints edition (2 May 2008)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1865086290
  • ISBN-13: 978-0330373258
  • ASIN: 0330373250
  • Product Dimensions: 10.8 x 2.6 x 17.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars 45 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 2,343,404 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
  • Would you like to tell us about a lower price?
    If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?

Product description

Review

November 1978. And in a London suburban street, a disturbed West Indian woman is apparently the victim of a road accident. Yet the young married woman who narrates this mesmerising tale and found her dying at the roadside, is strangely convinced that she was murdered. This leads to her spending the next 20 years doggedly digging out the truth from what turns out to be a cesspool of intrigue and lies from which some terrible truths finally emerge. Letters and photographs are intermittently inserted into an insidiously spellbinding narrative that culminates in a shockingly believable climax.

Book Description

A terrific example of innovative crime fiction with a new cover treatment

See all Product description

45 customer reviews

3.4 out of 5 stars

Review this product

Share your thoughts with other customers

Read reviews that mention

4 June 2015
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase
10 June 2015
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase
24 August 2014
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
10 August 2014
Format: Kindle EditionVerified Purchase
4 July 2014
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
17 September 2001
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase
One person found this helpful
Comment Report abuse
8 February 2014
Format: PaperbackVerified Purchase

Would you like to see more reviews about this item?