Book of the Week: Two O'Clock Boy
Two childhood friends. One became a detective, one became a killer.
Thirty years ago, the Longacre Children’s Home burned to the ground and the facts of what happened that night have remained buried, until now. A killer who calls himself the Two O’Clock Boy has started hunting down those who grew up there, and DI Ray Drake will do everything in his power to stop the murderer. But he will go even further to keep the truth buried.
“wreaks havoc with your assumptions”
Mark Hill's debut ‘Two O’Clock Boy’ is the gripping, twist-filled start to a fantastic new crime thriller series starring morally corrupt DI Ray Drake - the perfect new addiction for fans of ‘Luther’.
“A delight of a book that wreaks havoc with your assumptions. Hill has a hell of a career ahead of him” - Alex Marwood
The Two O'Clock Boy
Thirty years ago, the Longacre Children's Home stood on a London street where once-grand Victorian homes lay derelict. There its children lived in terror of Gordon Tallis, the home's manager. Then Connor Laird arrived: a frighteningly intense boy who quickly became Tallis' favourite criminal helper. Soon after, destruction befell the Longacre, and the facts of that night have lain buried ...until today.View Book