Al momento non sono disponibili copie per questo codice ISBN.Vedi tutte le copie di questo ISBN:
Jim Francis has finally found the perfect life – and is now unrecognisable, even to himself. A successful painter and sculptor, he lives quietly with his wife, Melanie, and their two young daughters, in an affluent beach town in California. Some say he’s a fake and a con man, while others see him as a genuine visionary.
But Francis has a very dark past, with another identity and a very different set of values. When he crosses the Atlantic to his native Scotland, for the funeral of a murdered son he barely knew, his old Edinburgh community expects him to take bloody revenge. But as he confronts his previous life, all those friends and enemies – and, most alarmingly, his former self – Francis seems to have other ideas.
When Melanie discovers something gruesome in California, which indicates that her husband’s violent past might also be his psychotic present, things start to go very bad, very quickly.
The Blade Artist is an elegant, electrifying novel – ultra violent but curiously redemptive – and it marks the return of one of modern fiction’s most infamous, terrifying characters, the incendiary Francis Begbie from Trainspotting.
Le informazioni nella sezione "Riassunto" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.
"Back to his violent best... Dark, gruesome and captivating." (Esquire)
"It’s a thriller in the mode of Tarantino making war films or westerns; hiding grand themes within genre." (Alan Bett Skinny)
"An ultra-violent odyssey through the darkest recesses of urban life." (Hot Press)
"Intense, electrifying... Welsh has delivered a tremendously entertaining book – a whodunit, a thriller, and a probing character study – that’s obsessed with conflict, both physical and mental... A surprisingly poignant, evocative read – highly recommended." (Mr Hyde)
"This has the makings of ‘peak Welsh’: funny, filthy, literary smack." (Sam Parker Esquire)
The most terrifying character in Trainspotting returns – with his own novel
Le informazioni nella sezione "Su questo libro" possono far riferimento a edizioni diverse di questo titolo.
Descrizione libro RANDOM HOUSE. Condizione: New. 1st ed.. Brand new. Standard delivery takes 5-9 business days by USPS media mail with tracking number. We also ship to PO Box addresses but by Standard delivery and shipping charges will be extra. Customer satisfaction guaranteed and please feel free to contact us for any queries. Codice articolo PR-5735
Descrizione libro Condizione: New. Brand New Book. Delivery within 6 to 10 days. Expedited Shipping Available. Excellent Customer Service. Codice articolo 1421445
Descrizione libro Paperback. Condizione: New. International Edition. FAST DELIVERY International Edition, softcover, we ship all item within 48 hours by DHL/Fedex/Aramex/UPS/USPS for quick delivery. Cover or ISBN might be different from US edition but Contents are same as US Edition, Black and White print, No access code or DVD, buy with confidence, customer satisfaction is our priority. No APO/FPO Address Please. Codice articolo PLMR#9780224102162
Descrizione libro Condizione: New. This is Brand NEW. Codice articolo Prkash N-12102018-30038
Descrizione libro RANDOM HOUSE. softcover. Condizione: Brand New. International Edition. International Edition, Cover & ISBN may be different from US edition, PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. Brand New,Softcover,No Access code & No context dvd, But Contents are same as US Edition. Printed in English Language, Prompt shipping by USPS/,UPS/,DHL/,FedEx. Exceptional customer Service, Satisfaction Guaranteed. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. "Special Note" We do provide service on APO BOX & PO BOX addresses only in usa. Codice articolo praksh471
Descrizione libro Jonathan Cape Ltd, 2016. Paperback. Condizione: New. Never used!. Codice articolo P110224102168
Descrizione libro Jonathan Cape Ltd, 2016. Condizione: New. book. Codice articolo M0224102168
Descrizione libro Jonathan Cape Ltd, 2016. Paperback. Condizione: New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Codice articolo 0224102168n