Bill Hodges Trilogy

4 books in series
4.5 out of 5 stars 7,099 ratings

Mr Mercedes Summary

Described as 'the best thriller of the year' Sunday Express, the No. 1 bestseller introduces retired cop Bill Hodges in a race against time to apprehend a killer.

A cat-and-mouse suspense thriller featuring Bill Hodges, a retired cop who is tormented by 'the Mercedes massacre', a case he never solved.

Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator of that notorious crime, has sent Hodges a taunting letter. Now he's preparing to kill again.

Each starts to close in on the other in a mega-stakes race against time.

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  • Book 1

    • Mr Mercedes

    • By: Stephen King
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 14 hrs and 21 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,057
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,865
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,859

    Described as 'the best thriller of the year' Sunday Express, the No. 1 bestseller introduces retired cop Bill Hodges in a race against time to apprehend a killer. A cat-and-mouse suspense thriller featuring Bill Hodges, a retired cop who is tormented by 'the Mercedes massacre', a case he never solved. Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator of that notorious crime, has sent Hodges a taunting letter.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Cliched, Predictable but Brilliant

    • By Philip on 26-07-15

    Regular price: £19.99

  • Book 2

    • Finders Keepers

    • By: Stephen King
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 13 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,047
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,920
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,917

    1978: Meet Morris Bellamy ,the man who robs the safe of America's most famous reclusive writer, John Rothstein. But it isn't just the money he is interested in. Morrie is obsessed by the author's notebooks and is prepared to kill the author for them. 2009: Meet young Pete Saubers, whose father was knocked down by an out-of-control Mercedes in a job line-up. When he discovers a buried trunk of money and notebooks of a famous writer, he has the means to rescue his family from poverty.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Mr Mercedes

    • By Mel on 03-12-15

    Regular price: £19.99

  • Book 3

    • End of Watch

    • A Novel
    • By: Stephen King
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 12 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 18
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 15

    In Room 217 of the Lakes Region Traumatic Brain Injury Clinic, something has awakened. Something evil. Brady Hartsfield, perpetrator of the Mercedes Massacre, where eight people were killed and many more were badly injured, has been in the clinic for five years, in a vegetative state. According to his doctors, anything approaching a complete recovery is unlikely. But behind the drool and stare, Brady is awake and in possession of deadly new powers that allow him to wreak unimaginable havoc without ever leaving his hospital room.

    Regular price: £23.49

    • End of Watch

    • By: Stephen King
    • Narrated by: Will Patton
    • Length: 12 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,977
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,841
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,837

    End of Watch is a compelling and chilling suspense novel which sees retired detective Bill Hodges back on the trail of his nemesis, Brady Hartsfield, the criminal the press called The Mercedes Killer. Foiled in his attempt to commit a second mass murder, Hartsfield is confined to a hospital brain-injury unit in a seemingly unresponsive state. But all is not what it seems: Brady is able to influence both his physician and the hospital librarian to commit crimes in the outside world.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Disappointingly Supernatural

    • By Mr D C Finnimore on 27-10-16

    Regular price: £19.99