Author(s): Peter James
One single act of kindness becomes an endless reign of terror . . . Tom Bryce did what any decent person would do. But within hours of picking up the CD that had been left behind on the train seat next to him, and attempting to return it to its owner, he is the sole witness to a vicious murder. Then his young family are threatened with their lives if he goes to the police. But supported by his wife, Kellie, he bravely makes a statement to the murder enquiry team headed by Detective Superintendent Roy Grace, a man with demons of his own to contend with. And from that moment the killing of the Bryce family becomes a mere formality - and a grisly attraction. Notice of Kellie and Tom's deaths has already been posted on the internet. You can log on and see them on a website. They are looking good dead.Looking Good Dead is the second bestselling title in the Detective Superintendent Roy Grace series from number one author Peter James. 'Full of gripping twists and turns' Guardian
Looking Good Dead is the second book by number one bestselling crime and thriller writer Peter James to be part of the multi-million-copy series featuring the definitive Brighton detective, Roy Grace.
I couldn't put it down. -- Mark Timlin Independent Sharply plotted, suitably sordid. Daily Express James dreams up a horrific intersection of extreme perversion and Internet technology in his frightening, expertly constructed second Det. Supt. Roy Grace novel ... the rapid-fire suspense builds to a terrifying, graphic conclusion that leaves tantalizing room for future installments in the series. Publishers Weekly A sick website which features videos of people being murdered is at the dark heart of this razor-sharp crime thriller. Gripping - but not for the faint-hearted. News of the World
Peter James is a six-time No. 1 bestselling author. His books have sold more than 13 million copies worldwide and been translated into 35 languages. 2014 marks 10 years of the original Brighton detective, Roy Grace. Peter James studied at Charterhouse and then film school, and worked in North America as a film producer and scriptwriter, before turning his hand to writing. In 2014, Roy Grace will appear on stage for the first time, with a play of "The Perfect Murder" touring UK theatres. Former Chair of the Crime Writers Association, James has also collaborated with writer Ian Rankin on a short story "In the Nick of Time", which brings together Roy Grace and Ian Rankin's DI Rebus. Connect with Peter through www.peterjames.com, on Twitter @peterjamesuk, or www.facebook.com/peterjames.roygrace