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Shock Waves

3.36  ·  Rating Details ·  14 Ratings  ·  4 Reviews
Paperback, 222 pages
Published 1982 by Fontana
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Randolph Carter
Jul 04, 2013 Randolph Carter rated it really liked it
Shelves: horror, fiction
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Oct 03, 2012 Jack rated it liked it
I am a big fan of Thomas Tessier. I loved SECRET STRANGERS, FINISHING TOUCHES and FOG HEART. So I was looking forward to SHOCKWAVES, a short novel written in 1982 and published by Fontana. The story centres around Jackie, a college student, who falls for Brooks, a successful lawyer with political ambitions. Brooks is tracking a serial killer known as The Blade, a killer of teenage girls. One day Jackie dreams of been seduced by a mysterious man, but doubts whether it was a dream or reality when ...more
Jeff Stevenson
Sep 09, 2015 Jeff Stevenson rated it really liked it
Just finished SHOCKWAVES. This is a fast, compelling read like most all of Tessier's books. And, like most of his books, you'll finish it and think, "Wait. What?" since his plots always linger with you. How many authors achieve that?
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Apr 30, 2012 Stone rated it liked it
Early Tessier, readable but flawed.
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Thomas Tessier grew up in Connecticut and attended University College, Dublin. He is the author of several acclaimed novels of terror and suspense, plays, poems, and short stories. His novel Fog Heart received the International Horror Guild's Award for Best Novel, was a Bram Stoker Award finalist, and was cited by Publishers Weekly as one of the Best Books of the Year. He lives in Connecticut.
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