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Black chalk

Author: Christopher J Yates
Publisher: London : Harvill Secker, 2013. ©2013
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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One game. Six students. Five survivors. It was only ever meant to be a game. A game of consequences, of silly forfeits, childish dares. A game to be played by six best friends in their first year at Oxford University. But then the game changed: the stakes grew higher and the dares more personal, more humiliating, finally evolving into a vicious struggle with unpredictable and tragic results. Now, fourteen years  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher J Yates
ISBN: 9781846557279 1846557275 9781846557286 1846557283
OCLC Number: 859740683
Awards: Long-listed for CWA John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger 2014
Long-listed for CWA John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger for First Novels 2014 (UK)
Description: 346 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Christopher J. Yates.

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One game. Six students. Five survivors. A game of consequences, of silly forfeits, childish dares. A game to be played by six best friends in their first year at Oxford University. But then the game  Read more...

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"An inventive and intricate psychological puzzle thriller that mystifies, torments, disturbs, beguiles... a powerfully intelligent debut" -- Marcel Berlins The Times "A truly chilling thriller, with Read more...

 
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