Confidence: A brand new escapist thriller from the award-winning author of Conviction
By (author) Denise Mina
‘Denise Mina gets to the heart of what crime really is. You feel like you are right there, in all the dark nooks and crannies that her characters inhabit’ Sunday Times and international bestselling author, Karin SlaughterDeception. Theft. Murder. All you need is confidence.When Lisa Lee, a vulnerable young woman, vanishes from a pretty Scottish seaside town Anna and Fin find themselves at the centre of an internet frenzy to find her.But Lisa may not be the hapless victim her father thinks. She had an unsuccessful YouTube channel and her last film showed her breaking into an abandoned French Chateau with other UrbExers and stumbling across a priceless Roman silver casket. One day after Lisa vanishes that casket gets listed for auction in Paris, reserve price fifty million euro and a catalogue entry that could challenge the fundamental principles of a major world religion.On a thrilling chase across Europe, Anna and Fin are caught up in a world of international art smuggling, billionaire con artists and religious zealotry.Confidence, is a thrill of a novel from one of crime writing’s most accomplished authors.PRAISE FOR CONVICTION:’If you loved Killing Eve, you’ll devour Conviction’ Erin Kelly’Such a delight: playful, fast-paced, and entirely compulsive’ Ann Cleeves’A dark star of a novel, blazingly intense, up-to-the-minute fresh, and exciting as all hell’ A. J. Finn, author of The Woman in the Window
Reviews of Confidence: A brand new escapist thriller from the award-winning author of Conviction
Denise Mina gets to the heart of what crime really is. You feel like you are right there, in all the dark nooks and crannies that her characters inhabit * Sunday Times and International Bestselling Author, Karin Slaughter *
Denise Mina is the author of the Garnethill trilogy, the Paddy Meehan series and the Alex Morrow series. She has won the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year Award twice and was inducted into the Crime Writers’ Association Hall of Fame in 2014. The Long Drop, her latest novel, won the McIlvanney Prize for Scottish Crime Book of the Year and the Gordon Burn Prize. Denise has also written plays and graphic novels, and presented television and radio programmes. She lives and works in Glasgow.