Publication Date: September 11, 2012
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Meet Finn Maguire—a compelling new character for the crime genre.
The day Finn Maguire discovers his father bludgeoned to death in a pool of blood, his dreary life is turned upside down. He's the prime suspect in the murder. Finn must race against time to clear his name and find out who hated his dad enough to murder him. Searching the sordid, brutal London underworld for answers, Finn exposes dark family secrets and faces danger at every turn. But he's about to learn that it's the people you trust who can hit you the hardest.
Daniel Weyman is an English film and voiceover actor who has worked extensively in radio, audiobook and voice over. His reading of Andy McNab's "Meltdown" was voted No.1 in "The Independent"'s Top 10 Children's audiobooks 2008, and his reading of "Young Sherlock Holmes: Death Cloud" won a prestigious Best Audiobook of the Year Award from American publication "AudioFile" Magazine. Daniel also has extensive experience in the theater, and his portrayal of the title character in the Chichester Festival Theatre's production of David Edgar's "The Life and Adventures of Nicholas Nickleby" earned him a nomination for 'Best Performance in a Play' at the 2006 TMA Awards. His television appearances include the "Colditz" and the BAFTA-winning BBC drama "Dunkirk". Daniel also appeared in the award winning "Van Gogh: Painted with Words" for the BBC in 2010.
An Edgar Award finalist for Best Young Adult Novel
" A hard-hitting adventure . . . travels at a gripping pace."--Publishers Weekly
"Many twists and turns that keep readers guessing."--School Library Journal