Blood Harvest

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The terrifying, spine-tingling new thriller from the author of Sacrifice and Awakening.

Blood Harvest, Sharon Bolton

A TIME TO BE BORN Twelve-year-old Tom and his family have just moved to a small town perched on the crest of the moor. But troubles begin when Tom sees a mysterious child lurking around the nearby churchyard. A TIME TO DIE Psychiatrist Evi is trying to treat a young woman haunted by the disappearance of her little girl. A devastating fire burned down their home, but even two years on she is convinced her daughter survived. A TIME TO KILL Harry is the town's new vicar, quickly befriended by the locals. But unusual events around the church suggest he isn't entirely welcome, and that this odd little town harbours a terrifying secret.

Available Formats

  • Paperback
    $16.99 RRP
    ISBN: 9780552159777
    Published: 01/06/2011
    Imprint: Corgi
  • eBook
    ISBN: 9781407054568
    Published: 01/06/2010
    Imprint: Transworld Digital
    Extent: 576 pages
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"S. J. Bolton knows precisely how to ratchet up the tension and tell a cracking story" - Guardian

"S.J.Bolton has already made a considerable name for herself with her well-crafted, original and spooky crime thrillers" - Daily Mail

"Frisson-generating... dark, psychological crime... fraught with dread and foreboding" - Independent

"S. J. Bolton excels... keeps up the pace to the end... classic thriller fare... a mystery that twines its way to the secretive, rotten heart of the village" - Observer

"If you prefer your thrillers to be gripping not grisly, S. J. Bolton is a name to remember . . . spine-tingling tale" - Grazia

"Blood Harvest is the book I wish I could have written. Heart-stopping, bone-chilling, and deliciously written. S.J. Bolton is a thriller star" - CHELSEA CAIN

"Bolton expertly balances the gothic supernatural elements with a crackling psychological plot, leaving readers breathless until the last page" - Publishers Weekly (starred review)

"Part Wicker Man, part League of Gentlemen... Moody and creepy, with a killer twist" - Financial Times (Books of the Year)

Sharon Bolton

Sharon Bolton

Sharon Bolton (previously S. J. Bolton) is the critically acclaimed author of some of the most bone-chilling crime books ever written. She has been shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger for Crime Novel of the Year and the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year. In 2014 she won the CWA Dagger in the Library for her whole body of work.

Sharon lives near Oxford with her husband and young son.