A specially designed collector's hardback set of KNOTS AND CROSSES, BLACK AND BLUE and EXIT MUSIC with exclusive extra material only available in this box set.
A must for collectors, this beautifully designed box set of KNOTS AND CROSSES, BLACK AND BLUE and EXIT MUSIC is a must for existing fans and newcomers to No.1 bestselling author Ian Rankin's Inspector Rebus novels. 'One of the most beguiling characters in the history of crime fiction' The Times
Year 1: KNOTS AND CROSSES - the novel which first introduced John Rebus.
Year 10: BLACK AND BLUE - the breakthrough novel, winner of the CWA Gold Dagger.
Year 20: EXIT MUSIC - where Rebus retires... but will he ever be able to leave it all behind?
Includes exclusive introductions from Jilly Cooper, Peter Robinson and Mark Lawson.
'Rankin is a phenomenon . . .They call his work crime fiction, but the adjective is superfluous ... these novels are totally absorbing' Allan Massie, Spectator
Superbly told, impossible to put down, and laced with Rankin's unmistakable laconic wit, it precisely underlines the treasure that Rebus has become - DAILY MAIL
His consistent level of excellence is unmatched in the field of British crime fiction - THE TIMES
Rankin is a master of his craft - INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY
No other writer in his chosen genre is producing books as rich and comprehensive as this: Dickensian, you might say - LITERARY REVIEW
Britain's No.1 crime writer - DAILY MIRROR
Ian Rankin is the multimillion-copy worldwide bestseller of over thirty novels and creator of John Rebus. His books have been translated into thirty-six languages and have been adapted for radio, the stage and the screen.
Rankin is the recipient of four Crime Writers' Association Dagger Awards, including the Diamond Dagger, the UK's most prestigious award for crime fiction. In the United States, he has won the celebrated Edgar Award and been shortlisted for the Anthony Award. In Europe, he has won Denmark's Palle Rosenkrantz Prize, the French Grand Prix du Roman Noir and the German Deutscher Krimipreis.
He is the recipient of honorary degrees from universities across the UK, is a Fellow of The Royal Society of Edinburgh and a Fellow of The Royal Society of Literature, and has received an OBE for his services to literature.