Author(s): Simon Toyne
The second book in an electrifying new thriller series from Sunday Times bestselling author, Simon Toyne. Only one boy can see the darkness. Only one man can save him from it. 'Finishing what was begun' This is the message written in blood beside the body of an elderly tailor who has been tortured and murdered in the ancient town of Cordes. Hours before his death he had left a cryptic message for his granddaughter and her young son, Leo - one that puts them in immediate danger. When the mother and child are forced to go on the run, accompanied by the enigmatic Solomon Creed, they find themselves hunted across France, on a journey that will take them into the heart of Europe's violent past. What begins as small-town murder will become a race against time to re-write history - for a powerful organization is out to conceal a devastating secret dating from World War II, and only one man stands in its way. Only Solomon Creed can stop the murders. Only he can save the boy.
Praise for The Boy Who Saw: 'Simon Toyne is one of my favourites. In Solomon Creed, he's created a hero for the ages. A word of warning: if you have anything else to get done, don't crack open a Toyne thriller' Gregg Hurwitz, the No.1 Sunday Times bestselling author of The Nowhere Man 'The Boy Who Saw is the Pandora's Box of books - once opened it cannot be closed. Toyne's writing brings effortless fluency combined with heart-pounding action. Readers beware ... this is a glorious terror of a tale' Helen Fields Praise for Solomon Creed: 'A fast-moving thriller that makes for an exhilarating read. Perfect for any fans of Lee Child' Sun 'Compelling, vivid and profound, I loved it. It stays with you long after you've finished the final page' Peter James 'Every page, every twist, speaks of Simon's deep love and mastery of the genre' Tom Rob Smith 'Who is Solomon Creed? He's the hero of an epic new series of thrillers. Simple as that' Mark Billingham Toyne is a master of suspense who keeps the reader hooked. An excellent read' Daily Express 'The boldest thriller you'll read this year. Simon Toyne takes you places the other writers don't dare go' Tom Harper
Simon Toyne is the bestselling author of the Sanctus trilogy: Sanctus, The Key and The Tower. He wrote Sanctus after quitting his job as a TV executive to focus on writing. It was the biggest selling debut thriller of 2011 in the UK and an international bestseller. His books have been translated into 27 languages and published in over 50 countries. The Boy Who Saw is the second book in a new series of epic thrillers that will span the world and centre around the enigmatic Solomon Creed. Simon lives with his family in Brighton and the South of France.