A murdered family. A dying serial killer. A missing child. DC Max Wolfe hunts a pitiless killer through the streets of London. By the Sunday Times number one bestselling author of The Murder Bag.
Tony Parsons left school at sixteen and his first job in journalism
was at the New Musical Express. His first journalism after
leaving the NME was when he was embedded with the Vice Squad
at 27 Savile Row, West End Central. The roots of the DC Max Wolfe
series started here.
Since then he has become an award-winning journalist and bestselling novelist whose books have been translated into more than forty languages. The Murder Bag, the first novel in the DC Max Wolfe series, went to number one on first publication in the UK. All of the DC Max Wolfe novels have been Sunday Times top five bestsellers.
Tony lives in London with his wife, his daughter and their dog, Stan.
"Told with striking clarity and insight, this novel confirms
Parsons has earned a place at the very pinnacle of British crime
writing" * Geoffrey Wansell, Daily Mail *
"The second entertaining instalment in the Max Wolfe series... the colourful plot races through the pages and spreads its tentacles into the dark reaches of abuse" * Times *
"This blood thumping, heart pumping thriller confirms Tony Parsons has become one of our best crime writers. Brilliant! 10 stars" * Peterborough Evening Telegraph *
"With its big ideas and adroit plotting, The Slaughter Man's position in the marketplace of fiction seems justly assured" * Olivia Cole, GQ *
"Parsons had me gripped from the first chapter to the last sentence" * Irish Independent *