“Mark Billingham has brought a rare and welcome blend of humanity, dimension, and excitement to the genre.” —George Pelecanos

“Mark Billingham is one of my favorite new writers.” —Harlan Coben

“Billingham is a world-class writer and Thom Thorne is a wonderful creation. Rush to read these books.” —Karin Slaughter

“Billingham is one of the best crime novelists working today.” —Laura Lippman

“Morse, Rebus, and now Thorne. The next superstar detective is already with us—don’t miss him.” —Lee Child

“With each of his books, Mark Billingham gets better and better. These are stories and characters you don’t want to leave.” —Michael Connelly

“Mark Billingham’s Detective Inspector Tom Thorne books are consistently excellent: easily some of the best police procedurals in print, with a complicated lead sleuth at their heart.”—BookPage