As poignant as it is gripping.
Fiercely fresh and wonderfully written. DI Drake is a marvellous creation and I can't wait to read more
Enough cunning plot twists to keep you hooked right up to the nerve-jangling denouement.
DI Drake is the flawed detective most of us can only dream of writing
I loved The Two O'Clock Boy! It's gripping and scary and twisty and unpredictable
A cracking debut from a talent to watch
Mark Hill has written a brilliant debut with characters that linger in the subconscious long after reading. I devoured The Two O'Clock Boy and can't wait to see what he does next. He's a real talent.
Twisty, gripping and gritty, Two O'Clock Boy is an exciting start to a major new crime series
Grips from the start and never lets up
An unsettling and powerful story. The plot cleverly weaves past and present - with shocking, edge-of-the-seat twists until its heart-stopping finale
Enter DI Ray Drake, the flawed, sharply-drawn lead of this promising new series. The author has an unerring ability to give incidents a biting sense of reality
An assured, dark and gritty debut marking the start of what looks like a great series
Two O'Clock Boy is surely going to be the hardest debut of 2017 to beat. What a story and what a superb writer!
At a stroke, Mark Hill has joined the upper echelons of London crime writers
Utterly gripping, packed with unforgettable characters - and SO well-written. The twists had me reeling!
A cracking debut. I can't wait to see more of Ray Drake.
A compelling read, packed with unexpected twists and explosive secrets, that builds to a shocking and unforgettable climax. A fantastic debut.
A superb final twist
A delight of a book that wreaks havoc with your assumptions in a delicious Highsmithian manner. Hill has a hell of a career ahead of him.
Ambitiously complex and compelling, Two O'Clock Boy left me deliciously uncomfortable and blindsided by that final twist!
A fantastic debut: dark, addictive and original. I couldn't put it down.