Praise for The Chalk Man includes:
'If you like my stuff, you'll like this' Stephen King
'Wonderfully creepy - like a cold blade on the back of your neck' Lee Child
'A tense gripper with a leave-the-lights-on shock ending' Sunday Times
'There are shades of Stephen King in this very creepy time slip' The Guardian, Books of the Year
'A frightening Stephen King-esque coming-of-age story cum murder mystery' Daily Telegraph, Books of the Year
'There are shades of Stephen King when the reality bends into the sinister, and a deliciously creepy finale' Daily Mail
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