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Severed Straight off I knew it was going to be a bad day The room was stifling hot and when I did finally manage to drag open my eyes, all I could see was blood I thought I d stepped into the middle of a nightmareBut I was wrong The nightmare was only just beginning Ex soldier Sean Tyler wakes up in an unfamiliar room next to the headless corpse of a girl he s met recently With his memory of the previoushours wiped clean, he s hardly out of bed before the he notices a note next to the TV telling him to press play on the room s DVD machine The film shows him stabbing someone to deathTyler is confident that the footage is fake, but will a jury see things the same way The man on the end of the phone tells him that if he wants the evidence to disappear, he must go to an address in east London, and await further instructionsTyler knows he must do as he is told He also knows that the phone caller has no intention of keeping him aliveTo survive he must recover the missinghours of his life and find out who s setting him up before his time runs out for good The clock is ticking

About the Author: Simon Kernick

Simon Kernick born 1966 in Slough, Berkshire is a British thriller crime writer now living in Oxfordshire with his wife and two daughters He attended Gillotts School, a comprehensive in Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire Whilst he was a student his jobs included fruitpicker and Christmas tree uprooter He graduated from Brighton Polytechnic in 1991 with a degree in humanities Kernick had a passion for crime fiction writing from a young age and produced many short stories during his time at polytechnic After graduating Kernick joined MMT Computing in London in early 1992, where a relative was the Chairman and Managing Director Kernick was a key member of the sales team and was very highly regarded However, he left the company after 4 years in the hope of trying to secure a publishing deal Despite interest from a number of publishers Kernick was unable to secure a deal, so he joined the sales force of the specialist IT and Business Consultancy Metaskil plc in Aldermaston, Berkshire in 1998 where he remained until he secured his first book deal The Business of Dying in September 2001 His novel Relentless was recommended on Richard Judy s Summer book club 2007 It was the 8th best selling paperback, and the best selling thriller in the UK in the same year

10 thoughts on “Severed

  1. Magan Chang Magan Chang says:

    If you re looking for a book involving tons of fight scenes with a dash of mystery, this is a book for you If you re looking for something that sof a psychological thriller, then this probably isn t a book for you Severed by Simon Kernick is a mystery novel involving a fast paced plot and new pieces of information being thrown constantly at you.Imagine waking up in a bed, seemingly alo

  2. Erline. Erline. says:

    This was a slightly frustrating read, there was a lot of superfluous build up in the first half and I skimmed quite a bit of it without losing any of the plot After passing the half way point, the author seems to dial back on dragging out action scenes and that s where the story begins to get a little interesting.I read this book as part of my book club and one of girls raised an excellent poin

  3. Gary Gary says:

    Another excellent novel by Simon Kernick.What is there not to like about his books, very good characters and skilfully plotted.

  4. Veronika Veronika says:

    I don t know what to say It was mysterious, it was unexpected, it was really bad day But I was impressed Throughout the whole book the author took you in the knowledge that you cannot find out who is behind all the events And I have to say There were only few moments I thought I know who is behind everything and as I found out in the end I was really mistaken Only thing I knew was that if I were that man I would

  5. Jim Bowen Jim Bowen says:

    At the start of this book, Tyler, the central character, wakes up in a house he doesn t recognise He s clearly been drugged, and when he rolls over to get his bearings, he finds the badly mutilated remains of his girlfriend next to him.Soon after, he gets a phone call that tells him that if he doesn t do certain things, the police will be called and evidence will be presented to them that suggests that he was involved in

  6. Baba Baba says:

    Heavily marketed with posters, adverts and book displays all over London, this bestseller gets off to a gripping start when Tyler wakes up beside the headless torso of a woman in his bed An engaging military organised crime conspiracy thriller which I admittedly couldn t put down A genuine thriller Heavily marketed with posters, adverts and book displays all over London, this bestseller gets off to a gripping start when Tyler wak

  7. Jamie❤Books Jamie❤Books says:

    DNF 56%I am strained my brain enough I wish i could have loved this one Not happening.

  8. Phillip Phillip says:

    You know that a Simon Kernick novel is going to grab your attention from the very first sentence and this doesn t disappoint Your thrust straight into the action as the main character Dan Tyler wakes up to find the decapitated body of his new girlfriend lying next to him in a pool of blood in a place he doesn t recognise and with no memory of the events leading up to it He then finds himself doing a job for a mysterious man who tells him that if h

  9. Magda Magda says:

    I really enjoyed reading this book the action starts on the first page and keeps you interested through the whole book It was easy to read and read pretty fast In the book we can find round characters, they are fully formed and complex We can find many plots combined into one , and it doesn t feel forced There is a lot of twists which made you want to read it Some moments made me a little bored the flashbacks , they take you back and tell you stories from

  10. Martin Mvic Martin Mvic says:

    I read this when I was a young teenager and I still remember most of it It really depends what you re into, the imagery is quite horrific and the plot is quite disturbing but then you have to admire the author s imagination as it keeps you asking What The F is happening here It was recommended to me and so I read it and couldn t put it down Simon has a style of writing which suits his genre I went on to read several other similar books that same year but this one r

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