The dark imagination of

Mark Edwards

Mark Edwards writes psychological thrillers about scary things happening to ordinary people. He has sold more than three million copies of his books and topped the bestseller lists numerous times since his first solo novel was published in 2013.

“Tense, atmospheric, and full of twists and turns right up until the last page.”

Angela Marsons, Bestselling Author

“A thrill-ride of a book, relishing the unexpected and unsettling the reader at every turn. It’s deliciously terrifying...”

Elizabeth Haynes on The Magpies

"Mark is king of the curveball"

John Marrs, author of The One

“A can’t-miss king of psychological suspense”

Brad Parkes, Thriller author

“Just the right amount of twists and turns, a very atmospheric and spine-chilling read.”

★★★★★
GoodReads Review by Lisa

His novels include What You Wish For, Because She Loves Me, Follow You Home, The Devil’s Work, The Lucky Ones, The Retreat, In Her Shadow, Here To Stay and The House Guest. He has also published two short sequels to The Magpies, A Murder of Magpies and Last of The Magpies, and six books co-authored with Louise Voss.

Many of his books have been translated into foreign languages including French, German, Italian, Spanish, Estonian, Thai, Lithuanian, Czech, Hungarian, Turkish and Russian. In 2019 Mark won The Cat and Mouse Award for Most Elusive Villain at the Dead Good Reader Awards for Last of the Magpies.

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“Tense, atmospheric, and full of twists and turns right up until the last page.”

Angela Marsons, Bestselling Author

“A thrill-ride of a book, relishing the unexpected and unsettling the reader at every turn. It’s deliciously terrifying...”

Elizabeth Haynes on The Magpies

"Mark is king of the curveball"

John Marrs, author of The One

“A can’t-miss king of psychological suspense”

Brad Parkes, Thriller author

“Just the right amount of twists and turns, a very atmospheric and spine-chilling read.”

★★★★★
GoodReads Review by Lisa

Mark loves hearing from his readers and encourages them to contact him. He regularly interacts with readers on his Facebook page, where he hosts book release launch parties and lots of giveaways. You can follow Mark on Twitter, like his Facebook page or take a peek at his pics on Instagram. Mark lives in the West Midlands, England, with his wife, their three children and three cats.

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The Hollows

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There’s a serial killer’s country retreat right next to our cottage. #inspiration https://t.co/LbrMSofrgQ
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Mark Edwards

We’re staying in a cottage on a farm in East Sussex. It’s lovely. There are horses, chickens and lots of spaniels running around. There also appears to be a serial killer’s den right next to the cottage. It’s inspiring me.

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The view from our holiday cottage. https://t.co/orncVXIsM5
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Love this cover and the book sounds great! https://t.co/vv0PQ6qRQ5
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Mark Edwards

I’m going on a much-needed holiday on Monday with my family. The weather forecast is miserable but I won’t mind if I have to spend the week indoors with my Kindle! Anyone got any recommendations?

When I get back I’ll have...

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Mark Edwards

Harrogate was SO MUCH FUN! It was lovely to see people again: my tribe of crime writers and readers. I didn’t stop talking all weekend and drank way too much, and I am exhausted. Highlights, apart from all the chatting, were my panel, signing some...

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Posted @withregram@markedwardsauthor It’s almost time... The Hollows is out next week, July 8. I’m very proud of this one. It’s creepy, it’s spooky, it’s altogether ooky. The pre-order link is in my profile. #thehollows #bookstagram #authorsofinstagram
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Posted @withregram@emmagriffiths88 If anyone likes to read psychological thrillers then definitely give @markedwardsauthor books a go! I've read and loved them all! Can't wait for the new book, The Hollows to be released on the 8th July! #thehollows #markedwards #reading #psychologicalthrillers #books
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Posted @withregram@aanelust Raamat algab sellega, et Daniel ja Laura sõidavad rongiga, aga ühe vahejuhtumi tõttu visatakse nemad ja üks neiu nimega Alina rongist välja. On öö, on külm ja nad on täielikus pärapõrgus. Nad hakkavad mööda raudteed minema, sest järgmine linn ei tohiks...

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