Do you like your crime fiction how you like your fashion: chic, seamless and well put together? Then this could be the perfect fit for you this fall…
When a teenage model is brutally murdered in a hotel room on the eve of London Fashion week, tortured but tenacious newspaper journalist Sophie Kent feels a personal responsibility to unmask the murderer. On the edge herself after the tragic death of her brother, Sophie recklessly throws herself deep into the dark underbelly of the fashion world and discovers a ruthless serial killer at the centre who will stop at nothing to prey on young, beautiful women.
This addictive and absorbing crime debut was written by an old colleague of mine. Corrie spent over a decade working on the frontline of fashion on magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar, Grazia and Glamour. As such, she expertly leads the reader through both her vividly glamorous settings and her twisty, tightly woven plot. Corrie has created a memorably strong, complex and flawed female protagonist in Sophie Kent – and given her a killer storyline to boot. Impossible to put down (I stayed up till 2am to finish it) Breaking Dead is in equal parts glamorous, gripping and gruesome… go get it now.
Thanks to Bonnier Publishing for the review copy.
Debut author Corrie Jackson shares her top 3 crime reads for autumn/winter 2016
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