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.
This book's a rush.
[A] fast-paced, action-packed, twisty thriller . . . expect tension, suspense, impeccable plotting and scary possibilities.
A sharp and funny writer
The most compelling thriller I've read all year
Pure literary dynamite
Brookmyre is a master of creating tension... I was up all night reading this book.
One of the most ingenious thrillers I've read in a long time.
Entertaining... nothing is allowed to sap the pace of the action.
It storms along with revelations aplenty. Brookmyre takes all the plot strands and twists them one way then the other.
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.
A thriller combining its author's storytelling verve with a bravura display of technical know-how. (Thriller of the Month)
Chris Brookmyre has scaled new heights of invention.