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  • Published: 1 October 2018
  • ISBN: 9781448183739
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 576


(Hannibal Lecter)

THE RETURN OF HANNIBAL LECTER Thomas Harris's follow-up to The Silence of the Lambs once again pits Clarice Starling against Hannibal the Cannibal in this utterly compelling thriller. Now fans of the new Sky Living TV series Hannibal can read the books that launched a legend.

Seven years have passed since Dr Hannibal Lecter escaped from custody...

Seven years since FBI Special Agent Clarice Starling interviewed him in a maximum security hospital for the criminally insane. The doctor is still at large, but Starling has never forgotten her encounters with Dr Lecter, and the metallic rasp of his seldom-used voice still sounds in her dreams...

'Quite simply a compelling and brilliant thriller' Mirror

'Addictive on every level' Express

'Better than Red Dragon and Silence of the Lambs' Stephen King

  • Pub date: 1 October 2018
  • ISBN: 9781448183739
  • Imprint: Cornerstone Digital
  • Format: EBook
  • Pages: 576

About the Author

Thomas Harris

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.

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Praise for Hannibal

“An absolute holiday must. Quite simply this is the best-written thriller to dominate the market in years”

The Times

“It has been worth the wait - Look no further for the chiller of the year”

The Times



“A gut-churning, nail-biting, skin-churning triumph - addictive on every level”


“A masterpiece . . . chillingly brilliant”


“Hannibal Lecter is back at his deadly best . . . for sheer heart-stopping suspense he's hard to beat in a deliriously sadistic dance with death which will grip you to its eerie, unexpected climax”

Big Issue

“Insanely readable … No thriller writer is better attuned than Thomas Harris to the rhythms of suspense … truly shocking … a brilliant book”

Mail on Sunday

“If there’s a better book this year, with truth, fantasy and a touch of erudition combined in prose which really does leap off the page, I’ll eat my hat”

Francis Fyfield, Express

“No panting fan … could have hope for more …Hannibal is a great popular novel and a plausible candidate for the Pulitzer Prize”

The Guardian

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