Acclaimed New Novel: Kismet by Wayne Sharrocks
01/04/2013

The best-selling author of three novels, including the critically acclaimed "Dominion", Wayne Sharrocks writes compulsively readable thrillers that could be drawn from today's headlines, only better...

Online PR News – 04-January-2013 – Cambridge, Cambs. – Wayne Sharrocks' critically acclaimed thriller series rocks on with book number three.
This tense and authentically unnerving thriller is now on Worldwide release.

Kismet by Wayne Sharrocks

Critically acclaimed and bestselling author Wayne Sharrocks brings terror closer than ever before in a stunning thriller in which murder strikes in the place we should feel safest of all….

From the Publisher:

From its intriguing set-up through to heart-stopping pay-off, this is thriller-writing at its very best.

Wayne Sharrocks is the author of several mystery novels, screenplays, articles, and three critically acclaimed thrillers.

Wayne's literary nominations thus far include Channel 4 television's Richard & Judy's Book-Club Competition, The Guardian First Book Award & The McKitterick Prize.

We think that you will find this new title to be a powerful, fast-moving and exciting psychological thriller.

Literary Reviews:

'A brutal, emotional thriller that earns its stripes...'

'Wayne Sharrocks is a master of his craft, handling each twist and turn of the plot with consummate skill and with dialogue sharp as a switchblade...' The Guardian

'It's gritty, suspenseful, well crafted and has enough twists and turns to keep you guessing until the very end...' Amazon

'Though a fairly basic common story-line it is the surprise element and twists that make it so captivating and that coupled with the writing style of Wayne Sharrocks is what makes this third book so compelling...' Devolution Magazine

'Wayne Sharrocks' latest novel is a haunting thriller, which will grip you from start to finish. Sharrocks has constructed a clever and chilling narrative which constantly keeps the reader in suspense...' Your Local Magazine

Brilliantly tense, beautifully written new mystery thriller...

About the Author:

Wayne was born in Camden, London but is presently residing in East Anglia (on the Norfolk/Suffolk border).

After attending college he embarked on a career within the 'Animal Welfare' sector (RSPCA, DEFRA, Battersea Dogs Home, Mayhew Animal Home...), before returning to his passion for writing.

In 2005 he secured a three-book deal with Pegasus Publishers, who are based in Cambridge. All novels thus far are psychological thrillers.

His debut novel 'Redemption' was released 23/01/06 to critical success with the second title 'Dominion' following 08/10/07.

Kismet - Synopsis:

For Billy Evans, the past was a haunted place that left an indelible imprint on the here and now. As he struggles to piece his life together he finds himself drawn back into a world of violence and terror.

Already emotionally struggling with the passing over of his remaining family, a chance encounter further clouds the border between reality, perception and illusion.

He has spent his life struggling to escape his past but now with memories triggered, he finds himself with no option but to begin an emotive quest for revenge, retribution and finally redemption.

ISBN-10: 1843866277

ISBN-13: 978-1843866275

Author: Wayne Sharrocks

Title: Kismet

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