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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Mark Edwards #thehollows🙀1 day ago
They’re resurfacing the road outside my house and office is shaking. Thank God for noise-cancelling headphones (which also prevent me from hearing my children asking for snacks). https://t.co/RxPKJxbzSh
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Mark Edwards3 weeks ago

The wait is over! You can now buy my famous pens - yes, the ones with the torch and touchy tool - on my website, along with tote bags and art cards. Everything is available in limited quantities and once they're gone they won't be...

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Mark Edwards4 weeks ago

Yes I am still alive. Spent two weeks chained to my computer working on revisions for the new book. My hands, back and eyes hurt. But it will all be worth it!! #authorsofinstagram

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Mark Edwards1 month ago

This brought a tear to my eye: a message received yesterday from my sixth form English teacher. I haven’t seen her since I left school but she always encouraged my writing back when I was 17/18 and it’s lovely to know she’s aware that I...

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Mark Edwards was live.1 month ago

Join me for a live reading from my latest book, The Hollows. I will be reading an extract from the novel - and if you have a copy you can read along with me (or just listen!) I'll also be answering your questions and making...

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Mark Edwards1 month ago

Bargain time! If you haven't read it yet, you will be excited (I hope) to learn that THE HOLLOWS is just £1 on Kindle at the moment (UK only). If you have read it and know a Kindle-owner who might like it, please spread the...

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