Shuck - The Devil's Dog - a terrifying new supernatural thriller
by Piers Warren set in the village of Blakeney on the North Norfolk coast.
Shortlisted for the East Anglian Book Awards
Norfolk Magazine's Book of the Month
"Bolt the door and read the book"
Eastern Daily Press
For centuries Black Shuck has patrolled the coastal paths of Norfolk – a spectral portent of death. But now the phantom dog is evolving into something altogether more horrifying. Gaining strength and powers by the day, Shuck has developed a gruesome appetite – a hunger he sets out to satiate ...
Wildlife film-maker Harry Lambert needs a serious rest. His best friend is dead, his wife has left him and his career is on the rocks. A spot of bird-watching on the Norfolk coast should help ... but when Harry stumbles into Black Shuck's territory, the hellhound finds the victim it was hunting for ...
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Quite simply, the best book I have read in a long time
The definition of a page-turner
The legend of Black Shuck is part of our folk heritage, told here by a master storyteller
At some points you will be too scared to turn the pages
A truly unique book
I challenge any Reader to remain cool and calm by the last page - it is terrific.
Evocative descriptions of the North Norfolk coast ... powerful word pictures ... a memorable climax
Lashings of satanic suspense
This novel left me transfixed
I simply could not put it down
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