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Savage

Richard Laymon

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Fiction, Horror & ghost stories

A haunting tale from one of our best-loved horror writers - 'No one writes like Laymon, and you're going to have a good time with anything he writes' Dean Koontz

'If you've missed Laymon, you've missed a treat' Stephen King

Whitechapel, November 1888: Jack the Ripper is committing his last known murder and beneath the bed on which he's butchering his victim cowers a fifteen-year-old boy. So begin the adventures of Trevor Bentley: a boy who embarked on an errand of mercy and ended up on a quest for vengeance, a boy who will bring the horrors of the Ripper to the New World.

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Praise for Savage

  • A gut-crunching writer - Time Out

  • In Laymon's books, blood doesn't so much as drip as explode, splatter and coagulate - Independent

  • A brilliant writer - Sunday Express

  • The author knows how to sock it to the reader - The Times

  • No one writes like Laymon and you're going to have a good time with anything he writes - Dean Koontz

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Richard Laymon

Richard Laymon was born in Chicago in 1947 and grew up in California. Four of his books have been shortlisted for the Bram Stoker Award, which he won in 2001 with THE TRAVELLING VAMPIRE SHOW. Among his many acclaimed works of horror and suspense are THE STAKE, SAVAGE, AFTER MIDNIGHT and the four novels in the Beast House Chronicles: THE CELLAR, THE BEAST HOUSE, THE MIDNIGHT TOUR and FRIDAY NIGHT IN BEAST HOUSE. He died in February 2001.