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A Fragile Thing: A thriller by [Kevin Wignall]
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“The master of the thoughtful crime thriller…” —Paul Finch, bestselling author of Strangers

About the Author

Kevin Wignall is a British writer, born in Brussels in 1967. He spent many years as an army child in different parts of Europe and went on to study politics and international relations at Lancaster University. He became a full-time writer after the publication of his first book, People Die (2001). His other novels are Among the Dead (2002); Who is Conrad Hirst? (2007), shortlisted for the Edgar Award and the Barry Award; Dark Flag (2010); Hunter’s Prayer (2015, originally titled For the Dogs in the USA), which was made into a film directed by Jonathan Mostow and starring Sam Worthington and Odeya Rush; A Death in Sweden (2016); and The Traitor’s Story (2016).

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  • ASIN ‏ : ‎ B01N9SZBL2
  • Publisher ‏ : ‎ Thomas & Mercer (August 17, 2017)
  • Publication date ‏ : ‎ August 17, 2017
  • Language ‏ : ‎ English
  • File size ‏ : ‎ 1800 KB
  • Text-to-Speech ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Screen Reader ‏ : ‎ Supported
  • Enhanced typesetting ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • X-Ray ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Word Wise ‏ : ‎ Enabled
  • Print length ‏ : ‎ 269 pages
  • Lending ‏ : ‎ Not Enabled
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Kevin Wignall is the bestselling author of more than a dozen books for adults and young adults, as well as a number of acclaimed short stories. One of his novels, &quot;The Hunter's Prayer&quot;, was turned into a movie starring Sam Worthington and Odeya Rush, and one of his short stories, &quot;Retrospective&quot;, was turned into a short film starring Charles Dance. &quot;People Die&quot;, &quot;When We Were Lost&quot; and &quot;To Die in Vienna&quot; are all currently in development in Hollywood. He lives most of the time in England, but travels a lot, both to research his stylish international thrillers, and on the lookout for the next big adventure.

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4.0 out of 5 stars I was new to this writer but....
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