Pig Island

Pig Island

Book - 2007
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A born skeptic, journalist Joe Oakes believes everything has a rational explanation. He makes a living exposing supernatural hoaxes, but when he visits a remote Scottish island and a secretive religious community accused of Satanism, everything he thinks he knows is overturned. What has happened to Pastor Malachi Dove, the leader of the community? Why will no one discuss the strange apparition seen wanderingthe lonely beaches of Pig Island? The answers will lead Oakes to a confrontation and a bloody aftermath that force him to question whether he might not be responsible for a terrible crime.In this compulsive and disturbing novel, Britain's "Queen of Fear" dares herreaders to face their terror head-on.
Publisher: Toronto : HarperCollins, 2007.
ISBN: 9780006391357
Branch Call Number: FIC Hayde
Characteristics: 352 pages ; 23 cm


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fjose Feb 03, 2013

Skip this one...I like her others but this one is not worth the time.

Oct 11, 2012

I usually like the books that Mo Hayder has put out but found with this one, I was pushing myself to just finish it.... The ending was infuriating and afterwards I found myself regretting reading it the whole way through.

Mar 28, 2012

Reading this book, from the beginning I started to wondering - why am I wasting my time in reading that? Mystery, pig heads, religion, torture, horror, there is everything is this nonsense.
Something that is good - is that the writer certainly has
talent describing places.

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