‘The latest Allie Burns thriller, set a decade after the bestselling first novel
in the ground-breaking, iconic new series.’
1989 by Val McDermid publishes in paperback today with Sphere and I am delighted to have a VERY EXCITING GIVEAWAY of a copy for ONE VERY LUCKY WINNER.
It’s a simple follow and a RT of my pinned post over on Twitter (FULL DETAILS BELOW) but first let me share more details about the book with you.
[ About 1989 ]
1989. The world is on the brink of revolution and journalist Allie Burns is a woman on a mission. When she discovers a lead about the exploitation of society’s most vulnerable, Allie is determined to investigate and give voice to the silenced.
Elsewhere, a ticking clock begins the countdown to a murder. As Allie begins to connect the dots and edges closer to exposing the truth, it is more shocking than she ever imagined. There’s nothing like a killer story, and to tell it, Allie must risk her freedom and her life . . .
✨WIN A COPY – HOW TO ENTER ✨
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**UK and Ireland ONLY**
Winner will be announced Saturday Feb 4th
[ Bio ]
Val McDermid is a number one bestseller whose novels have been translated into forty languages, and have sold over eighteen million copies. She has won many awards internationally, including the CWA Gold Dagger for best crime novel of the year and the LA Times Book of the Year Award. She was inducted into the ITV3 Crime Thriller Awards Hall of Fame in 2009, was the recipient of the CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger in 2010 and received the Lambda Literary Foundation Pioneer Award in 2011.
In 2016, Val received the Outstanding Contribution to Crime Fiction Award at the Theakston’s Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival and in 2017 received the DIVA Literary Prize for Crime, and was elected a Fellow of both the Royal Society of Literature and the Royal Society of Edinburgh. Val has served as a judge for the Women’s Prize for Fiction and the Man Booker Prize, and was Chair of the Wellcome Book Prize in 2017. She is the recipient of six honorary doctorates, is an Honorary Fellow of St Hilda’s College, Oxford and a Professor at the University of Otago in New Zealand.
She writes full time and divides her time between Edinburgh and East Neuk of Fife.
Twitter ~ @valmcdermid