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The Bone Field Audiobook

The Bone Field: The heart-stopping new thriller

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Audible Editor Reviews

"Hang on tight!" (Harlan Coben)
"Breathless." (Sunday Times)
"An addictive thriller full of gritty details and fast frenetic action." (Sunday Mirror)
"High Energy, action packed reading that'll keep your heart rate high and your attention glued to the pages...To be able to maintain such a high level of action and suspense is a real skill and Simon Kernick is a master of the thriller." (Damp Pebbles)
"A series? By Simon Kernick? Yes please! [A] powerful, fast moving and intoxicating tale." (Love Reading)
"The Bone Field is one of those intriguing novels that surreptitiously gets under your skin." (Jaffa Reads Too)
"An adrenaline rush of a read." (My Chestnut Reading Tree)
"A heart pounding, blood pressure raising thriller...Gird your loins for a fast paced read, full of thrills, spills and unrelenting action." (Raven Crime Reads)
"9/10. When it comes to a white knuckle action ride nobody does it better." (Peterborough Telegraph)
"Judging by the pace, the twists and the turns that energise The Bone Field, it could be a series well worth following." (Shots eZine)
"The only thing that bothers me about that is the long wait until the next book in The Bone Field." (Off-The-Shelf Books )

Publisher's Summary

A new twist to a decades old mystery.

1990. A young woman goes missing while backpacking in Thailand.

She is never seen again.

2016. Her bones are discovered 6000 miles away in an English field and, within hours, the boyfriend who reported her disappearance all those years ago is dead.

So begins a hunt to solve her murder that will take DI Ray Mason and PI Tina Boyd into a dark and terrifying world of corruption and deadly secrets, where murder is commonplace, and nothing and nobody is safe....

©2017 Simon Kernick (P)2017 Random House AudioBooks

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    Anne Oldham, United Kingdom 13/01/2017
    Anne Oldham, United Kingdom 13/01/2017 Member Since 2011
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    "Another great chapter for Ray Mason"

    I enjoyed the pace tjis book is read at. there are no prolonged unecessary detailed descriptions. I loved the mix of established characters and new ones. This book has left me wanting to here more.

    9 of 9 people found this review helpful
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    Jo leicester, United Kingdom 19/01/2017
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    "Awesome"

    I listened to this in practically one sitting...who wants to watch TV anyway? I adore Paul Thornley's narrative and once again he drew me in and wouldn't let go.
    Fab characters, slightly predictable story but still looking forward to the next...hurry!!

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful
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    Amazon Customer london, United Kingdom 22/01/2017
    Amazon Customer london, United Kingdom 22/01/2017 Member Since 2011
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    "Another Cracking Kernick Book"

    Kernick is a good writer and Paul Thornley is perfect on narrating his books. Thornley's voice is well paced and natural which makes you believe that all these exciting events are happening to a 'real' person. He also does regional and female accents very well indeed.

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Jules UK 20/01/2017
    Jules UK 20/01/2017 Member Since 2008
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    "What's next?"

    You can't just stop there Mr Kernick. Fast paced, well up to his usual stand, a book to keep you hooked from page 1 to the last one. A body count higher than Midsomer!!

    5 of 6 people found this review helpful
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    Kirstine 20/03/2017
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    "Left hanging at the end amid too many bodies"

    I’ve listened to a number of the author's books and while this is an interesting, if somewhat implausible story, I never felt as engaged as I had with previous novels. The book starts well with an intriguing mystery as to how the bones of a young woman, who went missing on holiday in Thailand, ended up in a field in England. However, the narrative thereafter goes off in different directions and latterly deteriorates in a series of mass of killings. I also grew weary of the clichés of the genre: maverick cop, who is taken off the case because of going out on a limb; conflict with superiors, broken marriage etc., etc., but worst of all the story ends unresolved on a cliffhanger, presumably with the hope of selling the next book, but it short-changes the reader.

    The narrator is excellent as usual.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Dan 13/03/2017
    Dan 13/03/2017 Member Since 2015
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    "Non stop high drama, addictive storyline"

    Really great story, well put together, pacey and compelling. Great narration, looking forward to the follow up.

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    june-ann 09/04/2017
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    "Good book"

    Gripping story. Kept you on the edge of your seat. Couldn't put it down. Would recommend.

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    Heather United Kingdom 03/04/2017
    Heather United Kingdom 03/04/2017 Member Since 2014
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    "Unfinished!"

    Enjoyed this audiobook, but felt let down by the "non-ending".

    I've purchased many of Simon Kernick's audiobooks so surprised that this book appears unfinished.

    Narrator great though.

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    Simon1971 23/03/2017
    Simon1971 23/03/2017 Member Since 2011

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    "A return to form"

    After a couple of poor offerings this is definitely a return to form. The 2nd Ray Mason book with the added inclusion of Tina Boyd is as gritty and rugged and as fast moving as Simon Kernick's earlier offerings.

    Plenty of wonderfully nasty characters - an ingenious plot with loads of opportunities for the future of Ray and Tina.

    The Man with the Hat is sure to be back.

    Loving it with Paul Thornley one of my favourite narrators.

    Recommended

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    JonR Kettering, UK 10/03/2017
    JonR Kettering, UK 10/03/2017 Member Since 2013
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    "To Many Loose Ends"

    I know that SK likes to leave open plot and character links that he can hook onto in future stories, but this story left too many unanswered questions for me. It felt more like the first book of a trilogy as opposed to a complete story. I did enjoy the book and Paul Thornley's narration was top drawer as usual, however I was left feeling vaguely dissatisfied especially as it will be a year before many of my “questions” will be answered!

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