His Bloody Project

By Graeme Macrae Burnet

  • Release Date : 2015-11-05
  • Genre : Historical
  • FIle Size : 1.77 MB
Score: 4.5
4.5
From 78 Ratings

Description

His Bloody Project Shortlisted for the Booker Prize 2016

"A masterful psychological thriller." - Ian Stephen. A brutal triple murder in a remote northwestern crofting community in 1869 leads to the arrest of a young man by the name of Roderick Macrae. There's no question that Macrae is guilty, but the police and courts must uncover what drove him to murder the local village constable. And who were the other two victims? Ultimately, Macrae's fate hinges on one key question: is he insane? A story ingeniously recounted through the accused memoir, trial transcripts and newspaper reports, His Bloody Project is a riveting literary thriller that will appeal to fans of Hannah Kent's Burial Rites.

Reviews

  • His Bloody Project

    5
    By Sarahgibson13
    I could not put this book down. I loved it from beginning to end and I would totally recommend it.
  • Brilliant

    5
    By Peedeewee
    I absolutely loved this book. So cleverly written, you cannot help but be immersed in the tale of Roddie Macrae. Definitely recommend.
  • His Bloody Project

    5
    By Gabucci
    What an excellent book! It would be a worthy winner of the Booker Prize. There is not a word out of place.

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