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Missing Person

(2019)
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From the author of The Three, coming soon to your screen as a major BBC adaptation by Golden Globe winner Peter Straughan. The unmissable new thriller from Sarah Lotz, author of The Three and The White Road.

They are a group of misfits who go online for fun. Their hobby is giving names to the missing dead. But a killer is online with them, and his game is in deadly earnest....

Shaun Ryan's brother, Teddy, died in 1989. Only he didn't. Looking through his grievously ill mother's personal effects, Shaun finds a postcard that Teddy posted from New York, dated October 22nd 1990. And in his mother's family Bible is a picture of an adult Teddy. Could Teddy somehow be alive? And how do you find someone who has never been declared missing and who vanished nearly 30 years ago?

Missing-linc.com are an oddball assortment of geeks and obsessives whose macabre hobby is matching unidentified bodies with missing people. Ellie Caines' first and biggest case was The Boy in the Dress, a corpse found not 10 miles from where she lived in Minnesota, two years after Teddy's postcard. Her obsession nearly broke her marriage and she left the group - but when the Ryans' enquiry is passed on to her she knows they have likely matched the missing Teddy with that decades-old corpse. And that she will be sucked back into the old nightmare, where the dead are more real than the living.

Genre: Mystery

Praise for this book

"Vastly Entertaining." - Stephen King


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Used availability for Sarah Lotz's Missing Person

Hardback Editions

September 2019 : UK Hardback
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Title: Missing Person: The unputdownable new thriller from the author of The Three
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
ISBN: 1-4736-2462-2 / 978-1-4736-2462-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


September 2019 : USA Hardback
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Title: Missing Person
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
ISBN: 0-316-39664-8 / 978-0-316-39664-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mulholland Books
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Paperback Editions

May 2020 : UK Paperback
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Title: Missing Person: The unputdownable new thriller from the author of The Three
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
ISBN: 1-4736-2464-9 / 978-1-4736-2464-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Paperbacks
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   


September 2019 : UK Paperback
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Title: Missing Person: The unputdownable new thriller from the author of The Three
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
ISBN: 1-4736-2463-0 / 978-1-4736-2463-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


Audio Editions

September 2019 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Missing Person
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon   


September 2019 : Australia Audio edition
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Title: Missing Person
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon AU   


September 2019 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Missing Person
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   


September 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Missing Person
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
ISBN: 1-5491-6842-8 / 978-1-5491-6842-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mulholland Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


September 2019 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Missing Person: Library Edition
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
ISBN: 1-5491-0023-8 / 978-1-5491-0023-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Pub
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   Amazon AU   


September 2019 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Missing Person
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
Publisher: Hachette Audio
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

September 2019 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: Missing Person: The unputdownable new thriller from the author of The Three
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon AU   


September 2019 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Missing Person
Author(s): Sarah Lotz
Publisher: Mulholland Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA