It storms along with revelations aplenty. Brookmyre takes all the plot strands and twists them one way then the other.
Entertaining... nothing is allowed to sap the pace of the action.
This book's a rush.
Pure literary dynamite
A sharp and funny writer
Chris Brookmyre has scaled new heights of invention.
Brookmyre is a master of creating tension... I was up all night reading this book.
A thriller combining its author's storytelling verve with a bravura display of technical know-how. (Thriller of the Month)
[A] fast-paced, action-packed, twisty thriller . . . expect tension, suspense, impeccable plotting and scary possibilities.
Want You Gone is vintage Brookmyre - equal parts adrenaline and empathy, a plot that opens out like a Japanese flower dropped in hot water, and characters so real you want to reach through the page and save them.
The most compelling thriller I've read all year
Pacey, gripping, absorbing, enthralling and all the other superlatives you can throw its way, Chris Brookmyre's Want You Gone is an absolute treat from beginning to end.
One of the most ingenious thrillers I've read in a long time.