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devil"s feather

Minette Walters

devil"s feather

by Minette Walters

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Published by Pan Books in London .
Written in English


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StatementMinette Walters.
The Physical Object
Pagination478 p.
Number of Pages478
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22253429M
ISBN 100330436481

  Now, in The Devil's Feather, she gives us her most unexpected and electrifying novel yet. In , five women are discovered barbarously murdered in Sierra Leone. Reuters Africa correspondent Connie Burns suspects a British mercenary: a man who seems to turn up in every war-torn corner of Africa, whose reputation for violence and brutality is 5/5(1). The Devil's Feather () About book: Those of you who follow my reviews can see I've been on a bit of a Minette Walters kick. I've read three of her books in quick succession, with a pause to revisit a Plath biography. Even that pause was spurred by Walters, whose writing is characterized by strong women who go against societal expectations, who suffer, and who eventually find a way to.

Buried secrets and gritty bravery, The Devil's Feather is the psychological thriller from crime queen Minette Walters. Have you ever wanted to bury a secret so deeply that no one will find out about it? With private security firms supplying bodyguards in every theatre of war, who will notice the emergence of a sexual psychopath from the ranks of the mercenaries? » See more books by Minette Walters Professionally Packed All of our books that a have dust wrapper are covered in clear protective, removable film and are packed professionally in bubble wrap and a box for shipping so that they reach you in perfect condition.

  The pitch black feather twirled around in the wind, it was the early dawn. The stars still shone brightly in the sky, and under the horizon was the ever so slightest mark of gold, signaling the day would start shortly. However, Kiku was awake at the time, listening to music on his headphones. The Devil's Feather (Book): Walters, Minette: In each of her previous ten critically acclaimed and hugely popular novels, Minette Walters has explored the dark terrain of the human psyche to give us thrillers of exceptional psychological complexity and suspense. Now, in The Devil's Feather, she gives us her most unexpected and electrifying novel yet.


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Psychological non-thriller Having been totally captivated by every Minette Walters book that I have picked up in the past, The Devil's Feather came as a huge disappointment to me. It has to be the most unthrilling "thriller" that has ever appeared on my bookshelves.

To be fair to the author, ther Psychological non-thriller/5. 'The Devil's Feather' is one of the passable ones, although the beginning seemed to promise more.

The book wastes no time in getting to the heart of the story; within forty pages, journalist Connie Burns has unmasked a devils feather book killer (but no one believes her), been kidnapped and abused by him and finally fled to a remote house in the wilds of Dorset to escape him/5(52).

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4/4(20). About The Devil’s Feather. A blistering new thriller about the horrors of war and the struggle to survive in the face of pure evil. Foreign correspondent Connie Burns is hunting a British mercenary that she believes is responsible for the rape and murder of five women in.

The Devil's Feather does this brilliantly as it examines varying degrees of psychopathic behavior and the vaccume of violence that war provides for aberrant behavior. devils feather book I noted some reviewers remarked on improbable events, but I didn't sense them, or my belief was suspended enough to over look the flaws.5/5(5).

The Devils Feather by Minette Walters Rate & Review this book Summary: Sometimes, an author is obliged to change pace when their usual territory is becoming over-farmed â€Â“ not least by themselves.

And at first glance, The Devilâ€Â™s Feather would appear to represent a radical new direction for Minette Edition: 1st Edition, The Devil’s Feather [Devils feather – [derivation Turkish] – a woman who stirs a mans interest without realising it; the unwitting cause of sexual arousal] With private security firms supplying bodyguards in every theatre of war, who will notice the emergence of a sexual psychopath from the ranks of.

'The Devil's Feather' is one of the passable ones, although the beginning seemed to promise more. The book wastes no time in getting to the heart of the story; within forty pages, journalist Connie Burns has unmasked a serial killer (but no one believes her), been kidnapped and abused by him and finally fled to a remote house in the wilds of Dorset to escape him/5(29).

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Now, in The Devil's Feather, she gives us her most unexpected and electrifying novel yet. Infive women are discovered barbarously murdered in Sierra Leone. Reuters Africa correspondent Connie Burns suspects a British mercenary: a man who seems to turn up in every war-torn corner of Africa, whose reputation for violence and brutality is well-founded and widely known.

Read "The Devil's Feather" by Minette Walters available from Rakuten Kobo. A blistering new thriller about the horrors of war and the struggle to survive in the face of pure evil.

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Instead of writing the contracted book about her ordeal, she plumbs the history linking her neighbor, fearsomely gruff farmer/artist Jess Derbyshire, to Lily Wright, the Alzheimer’s-stricken owner of the house Jess found collapsed by. The Devil's Feather: Minette Walters: Books - Skip to main content.

& Mail Best Sellers New York Times Best Sellers Best Books of the Month Children's Books Textbooks Kindle Books Audible Audiobooks /5(35). Publisher Description In each of her ten critically acclaimed and hugely popular novels, Minette Walters has explored the dark terrain of the human psyche to give us thrillers of exceptional psychological complexity and suspense.

Now, in The Devil's Feather, she gives us her most unexpected and electrifying novel yet.3/5. The Devil’s Feather is more ambitious than any of her preceding work, notably in the massive international canvas (including a war-torn country) that is the novel's backdrop.

Five women have been savagely killed in the Sierra Leone conflict. Connie Burns is a correspondent for Reuters who asks awkward questions about the arrest of three young /5(58). 'The Devil's Feather' is one of the passable ones, although the beginning seemed to promise more.

The book wastes no time in getting to the heart of the story; within forty pages, journalist Connie Burns has unmasked a serial killer (but no one believes her), been kidnapped and abused by him and finally fled to a remote house in the wilds of /5(58).

Walters really knows how to write convincing, ever-escalating psychological suspense."-"Booklist" ""The Devil's Feather" is another Walters tour de force.

Buried secrets and gritty bravery - The Devil's Feather is the psychological thriller from crime queen Minette Walters. © Minette Walters (P) Tantor Media, Inc. More from the same. BookshelfMonstrosity: The Devil's Feather is a more suspenseful and less nuanced novel than An Untamed State, but both books feature disturbing, psychologically intimate, and emotionally powerful stories of women recovering from being kidnapped and sexually assaulted in foreign countries.

/5(31).Get this from a library! The Devil's feather. [Minette Walters] -- When five women are found brutally killed in Sierra Leone, journalist Connie Burns suspects that a British mercenary is acting out his sadistic fantasies, but her efforts to expose him are.Click here to read reviewer Luan Gaines' take on The Devil's Feather.

The setting is Freetown, Sierra Leone in Five women have been viciously raped, tortured and murdered, their faces and necks horribly slashed with a machete.