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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No Place To Run

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Mark Edwards7 hours ago
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Mark Edwards24 hours ago

Sweetmeat purchasers: all orders have been collected by Royal Mail so I expect them to go into the mail tomorrow. Please read this for more info.

All parcels will need to be signed for. If you're in the UK, please wait till...

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Mark Edwards2 days ago

I have my first ever Tube and train station posters! I‘m going to be touring London this weekend taking selfies with them 😆 If you see one please post a photo here!

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Mark Edwards6 days ago

Peggy is supervising the Sweetmeat despatch operation. 500 books signed. 500 padded envelopes ready for stuffing. They are going to love me at the post office.

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Mark Edwards1 week ago

UPDATE: Sweetmeat is now SOLD OUT.

Thank you everyone who bought a copy. I’m beyond delighted it only took a week to sell all of them. I’m going to start packaging them up this weekend and will get them in the...

Mark Edwards
Mark Edwards1 week ago

A heads up: Sweetmeat is 90% sold out (just 10% of them still in stock) so if you want one please don't dilly-dally! The link is in the comments.

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