POSTER BOY by N.J. Crosskey
Broadcast live, Rosa Lincoln takes to the stage at her brother’s memorial service with a bomb concealed beneath her clothes. Being in Jimmy’s shadow was never easy, even when he was alive, but in death he has become a national hero.
When she crosses paths with the enigmatic Teresa, she discovers that those she has been taught to view as enemies may not be the real villains after all.
The lies need to be stopped, and Rosa intends on doing just that.
GUARDIAN BOOKS OF THE MONTH
'Crosskey propels the plot at breakneck pace, depicts a frighteningly realistic world and conjures a truly poignant denouement' Guardian, Books of the Month
'Keep this book far from anyone who might be tempted to turn its fiction into reality' Christina Dalcher, author of VOX
‘I absolutely adored this book… Terrifyingly current and irresistible, Poster Boy will be the next big thing this summer, just watch!’ Comfy Reading
‘A thought-provoking debut – fast-paced, gutsy and disturbing’ Fiona Mitchell, author of The Maid’s Room
'Completely gripping. Intensely disturbing. Terrifyingly real!' Liz Lawler, author of Don’t Wake Up
'In Poster Boy, Crosskey creates a disturbingly plausible dystopian Britain. It's a timely, page-turner of a novel – fierce and perceptive' Joanne Burn, author of Petals and Stones
‘If you read nothing else this year, read this’ WI Life
ISBN (Paperback): 9781789550696
ISBN (Ebook): 9781789550702
Published: 1st April 2019
Price: £8.99 (Paperback) £4.99 (Ebook)
Extent: 272 pages
Markets: UK, Europe & India
Translation rights: No
N.J. Crosskey lives with her husband and two children in Worthing, West Sussex. She worked in the care sector for almost 20 years and now is a full time writer.
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