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From the author of the international best seller The Stone Man, short-listed for Audible UK's Book of the Year Award 2015.

Here are the rules.

Method: you can't use a gun. You can't use explosives. You can't use poison. It has to be up close and personal. You don't have to worry about leaving evidence; that will be taken care of.

Victim: no one suicidal. No one over the age of 65. No one with a terminal illness.

Choose your method. Choose your victim.

Chris Summer was a 21-year-old call centre worker. A dropout. A nobody, still living at home with his parents. Then one day the Man in White came to his family's house, offering a seemingly impossible choice: kill a random stranger - one of Chris' choosing - within 12 days in order to save the lives of five kidnapped siblings. Refuse, and they die slowly and painfully.

The clock is ticking, the Man in White is watching and Chris has some very important choices to make. This is a tale of fear, indecision, confused masculinity and brutal violence - a story of a coddled young man thrust into a world of sharp metal and bone. Ask yourself if you could do it. Then ask yourself who you would choose.

©2016 Luke Smitherd (P)2016 Audible Ltd.

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Gripping, funny and thrilling!

What a great listen! Richly depicted characters involved in an intriguing plot made this an audiobook I couldn't stop playing. My heart was racing one minute and I was giggling to myself the next.

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Brilliant...unputdownable!

Luke Smitherd has quickly become one of my favourite authors...he is a brilliant writer and all his books are unique and unusual. This one is no exception..
My husband and I listened to Kill Someone on a long road trip, and we stopped it a few times to discuss what we would do if in the same situation..we definitely had some interesting conversations!
I highly recommend any of Luke Smitherd books. If you haven't read him before, you are in for a treat.