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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Just one month to go until No Place To Run is published! You can pre-order it here http://mybook.to/NoPlaceToRun - it's available in ebook, paperback and audiobook. Can't wait for you all to read it!

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Mark Edwards17 hours ago
I’ve just watched the #DerryGirlsFinale and have something in my eye. Perfection. PS Can someone give Uncle Colm his own spin-off show?
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Mark Edwards3 days ago

Met lots of lovely crime authors at the launch party for Capital Crime last night. Details of the festival to follow but here’s who I bumped into: Chris Carter, Fiona Cummins, Laura Shepherd-Robinson and Claire McGowan, Ellery Lloyd (both of them), Vaseem Khan and Victoria...

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Mark Edwards1 week ago

My first bookmarks! Perfect for people who do naughty things like dog-earing their paperbacks, leaving them open face down or keeping their place with a slice of cheese. I’ll be giving out loads of these over the coming months. #noplacetorun

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Mark Edwards1 week ago

Absolutely thrilled to get the most amazing quote from one of my favourite authors @lisajewelluk. This is the kind of reaction that can keep me smiling for weeks.

No Place To Run is out on 21 June. Ebook,...

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Mark Edwards3 weeks ago

‘He can smell your skin and your hair. He can reach inside you with his nose and smell your insides. He knows what you had for dinner. He can smell your sweat, your tears, your blood. He can smell when you’ve been bad.’

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