Dead Man's Gift
Simon Kernick

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Narrated By: Paul Thornley

Duration: 3 hours and 35 minutes

What to expect

A race-against-time short story from the bestselling author of Relentless, Siege and Ultimatum, Simon Kernick.

MP Tim Horton arrives home to find his seven year old son has been abducted by a ruthless gang of kidnappers. All they have left behind is the brutally murdered body of the Horton’s nanny.

The gang’s demands are simple: Tim must sacrifice his own life in order to save his son’s.

It’s the ultimate dead man’s gift …


Crime & mystery fiction, Thriller / suspense fiction, Short stories

Listen to a sample

Simon Kernick writes with his foot pressed hard on the pedal. Hang on tight!

Harlen Coban (praise for Simon Kernick)

Simon Kernick writes great plots, great characters, great action.

Lee Child (praise for Simon Kernick)

Simon Kernick uses every trick in the book to keep the action breakneck.

Time Out (praise for Simon Kernick)

Pace, pace, pace is what Simon Kernick does best.