Beneath the surface of London there exists a black market unlike anything we could imagine. Where for the right price and with the right connections collectors of the mysterious can become the proud owner of a mummified satyr, gryphon claws, and much, much more…
These arcane relics offer a glimpse of a world that few ever believe existed, and the price they command is high. Vince is an expert at finding such items, but when he goes missing, leaving behind a note simply stating "Sorry. Love you. Goodbye." it’s down to his partner Angela to track him down. As Angela finds herself drawn into the murky world of the black market in a desperate bid to find Vince she discovers the man she loves has been leading a double life: doting partner and expert smuggler. Peeling back the layers of Vince's deception exposes connections to one of the city's most dangerous criminals and a deadly secret about the relics he collects...
Some of these objects aren't as ancient as they seem.
Some of them are fresh.
RELICS is the start of a brand new series from the award-winning horror and thriller writer Tim Lebbon. A gripping supernatural terror that combines the page-turning action of Lee Child with the brutal horror of Clive Barker, RELICS is a fresh dark fantasy thriller.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Tim Lebbon is the New York Times bestselling author of the movie novelizations of 30 Days of Night and The Cabin in the Woods, and of the Alien-Predatoy trilogy “The Rage War”. He has also written many critically acclaimed horror and dark fantasy novels, including Coldbrook and The Silence. Tim has won four British Fantasy Awards, a Bram Stoker Award, a Shocker, a Tombstone and been a finalist for the International Horror Guild and World Fantasy Awards.
Relics will be published on 21st March
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