Winner of the Crime Novel of the Year, Lazybones is the third novel in the bestselling Tom Thorne series, a shocking, unputdownable novel from the master of psychological thrills.
‘Never loosens its grip on your throat’ Daily Mail
It’s only ten days since Douglas Remfry’s release from prison, having served seven years for rape, and now he’s dead: naked on a bare mattress in a grubby north London hotel room, his head hooded and his hands tied with a brown leather belt.
Someone knew he was coming out. Someone wanted to mete out some punishment of his own.
And when a second sex offender is found dead, DI Tom Thorne knows he has a vicious, calculating vigilante on his hands…
Read what everyone’s saying about the heart-racing Tom Thorne series:
‘Literary superstar’ Mail on Sunday ‘Ingenious’ Guardian
‘Ground-breaking’ Sunday Times ‘Mark Billingham gets better and better’ Michael Connelly
‘A cracking read . . . I couldn’t put it down!’ Shari Lapena
‘A damn fine storyteller’ Karin Slaughter
‘Twisted and twisty’ Linwood Barclay
‘One of the most consistently entertaining, insightful crime writers working today’ Gillian Flynn
‘The next superstar detective is already with us. Don’t miss him’ Lee Child