Little Deaths

Emma Flint

  • First edition
  • First printing
  • Signed by the author

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Hardcover New and Signed First Edition, First Printing. Dust jacket is in fine condition.

We were lucky enough to have a personal visit from Emma Flint who signed in our bookshop in January 2017.

It’s the summer of 1965, and the streets of Queens, New York shimmer in a heatwave. One July morning, Ruth Malone wakes to find a bedroom window wide open and her two young children missing. After a desperate search, the police make a horrifying discovery. Noting Ruth’s perfectly made-up face and provocative clothing, the empty liquor bottles and love letters that litter her apartment, the detectives leap to convenient conclusions, fuelled by neighbourhood gossip and speculation. Sent to cover the case on his first major assignment, tabloid reporter Pete Wonicke at first can’t help but do the same. But the longer he spends watching Ruth, the more he learns about the darker workings of the police and the press. Soon, Pete begins to doubt everything he thought he knew. Ruth Malone is enthralling, challenging and secretive – is she really capable of murder? Haunting, intoxicating and heart poundingly suspenseful, Little Deaths by Emma Flint is a gripping debut novel about love, morality and obsession, exploring the capacity for good and evil within us all.

 

  • ISBN 9781509826575
  • Title Little Deaths
  • Author Emma Flint
  • Publisher Pan Macmillan
  • Imprint Picador
  • Binding Hardback
  • Publication date Thursday 12th January 2017
  • Width 15.3cm
  • Height 23.4cm
  • Thickness 2.6cm
  • Weight 552g
  • Number of pages 320

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