The Last Day : The Sunday Times bestseller
'A beautifully realised and thought-provoking thriller'
'A brilliant near-future thriller and a really cracking read'
'Reminiscent of Robert Harris's high-concept conspiracy thrillers'
A WORLD HALF IN DARKNESS. A SECRET SHE MUST BRING TO LIGHT. 2059.
The world has stopped turning. One half suffers an endless frozen night; the other, nothing but burning sun. Only in a slim twilit region between them can life survive.
In an isolationist Britain, scientist Ellen Hopper receives a letter from a dying man. It contains a powerful and dangerous secret. One that those in power will kill to conceal...
THE LAST DAY: an utterly original thriller from an exciting new voice, perfect for readers who loved Robert Harris' Fatherland, Emily St. John Mandel's Station 11, and The Wall by John Lanchester.
'Wonderful: boldly imagined and beautifully written - the best future-shock thriller for years.'
'A tantalizing, suspenseful odyssey of frustration, deceit, treachery, torture, hope, despair and ingenious sleuthing...
Murray has so thoroughly thought through the ramifications of his conceit and conjured up such a dramatic plot and stellar cast of characters that he might have set a new standard for such tales.'
'A stunningly original thriller set in the world of tomorrow that will make you think about what's happening today.'
'A taut, thrilling runaround.'
'I read this hungrily ... Its intelligence and bravura characterisation will have you turning page after page. A fabulous achievement.'
The Last Day will keep you gripped to the very last page'C.J. TUDOR
We Also Recommend
Still Life : The heart-pounding number one bestseller from the Queen of Crime
The Other Passenger : Brilliant, twisty, unsettling, suspenseful - an instant classic!