A stunningly repackaged edition, with a new introduction from the author, to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Thomas Harris's legendary Hannibal Lecter bestseller. Now fans of the new Sky Living TV series Hannibal can read the book that launched a legend.
SEEN THE FILM? NOW READ THE BOOK THAT LAUNCHED A LEGEND.
FBI trainee Clarice Starling walks down the state asylum's deepest keep, through the moans and whispers of the criminally insane.
She is here to meet the monster in the final cell. He knows she is coming.
She finds Dr Lecter reading the Italian Vogue. He looks up, looks into her. His gaze seems to pulse in her head, but she is only hearing her heartbeat. He listens to it too.
MEET HANNIBAL LECTER
Thomas Harris is the author of five novels and may be best known for his character Hannibal Lecter. All of his books have been made into films, including most notably the multiple Oscar winner, The Silence of The Lambs. Harris began his writing career covering crime in the United States and Mexico, and was a reporter and editor at the Associated Press in New York.
"The best book I've read in a very long time. Subtle, horrific and splendid" -- Roald Dahl "A brilliant, superbly crafted thriller" James Herbert "The great fictional monster of our time" Stephen King "A huge talent" -- Ian Rankin "A virtual textbook on the craft of suspense" Washington Post