Best-selling mystery crime fiction nominated for the Dylan Thomas Award, Kindle novel on sale now!Dead Dogs is award-winning author Chris Barracloughs suspenseful and darkly humorous crime thriller about murder, revenge and deceased canines.More Best-selling mystery crime fiction nominated for the Dylan Thomas Award, Kindle novel on sale now!Dead Dogs is award-winning author Chris Barracloughs suspenseful and darkly humorous crime thriller about murder, revenge and deceased canines.After moving back to Albania at his fathers behest, Mikaels first experiences of his new home are classroom bullies, urine-streaked war bunkers and mutilated pets.
But when his cousin kills a neighbouring boy in a brawl, Mikael finds himself the bewildered victim of a Blood Feud, targeted by the boys grieving relatives for revenge.Striking up an unlikely friendship with one of the dead boys brothers, Mikael discovers the dark mysteries buried in his grandfathers past, but can he keep his family from self-destruction?Barraclough shows us the claustrophobic atmosphere of this awful situation remarkably well.
Would recommend to anyone. - eBookanoid ReviewsDark humour is well mixed with violence and cultural misunderstanding. - Author Joanna MazurkiewiczcoScroll up and click the cover image to read a sneak preview of Dead Dogs.ABOUT THE AUTHORChris 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 brothers 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 Sclaters Book Review Show, Venture RadioFast, funny, rivetting...a glorious read - Times SuspenseA wonderful, gripping thriller, from the first words to the last.
Marvellous! - UK Crime WritersThis 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 ReviewI enjoyed every minute of it. Its pace is so frenetic and the events pile up one on the other so rapidly that you wont want to put it down. - eBookanoid ReviewsI was immediately sucked in...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