The Shadow People

The Shadow People

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Jerry Pardoe and Jamila Patel hunt down a ritualistic cult inspired by Neolithic cannibals in the new chilling horror from Graham Masterton.

Det. Sgt. Jamila Patel and Det. Con. Jerry Pardoe have reluctantly acquired a reputation in the Metropolitan Police for their ability to tackle bizarre and apparently supernatural crimes. Now they have been called back together after three bodies are found in a London basement... bodies which have been taken apart, roasted and eaten.

The markings on the wall suggest this might have been done by some kind of religious cult – and as more people are kidnapped and cannibalised, Patel and Pardoe realise they are dealing with a group of devil-worshippers invoking an ancient god who has not been worshipped since the Neolithic age...

Title:The Shadow People
Edition Language:English
ISBN:9781800243
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    The Shadow People Reviews

  • Debra

    Not for the faint at heart! Seriously, this should come with a caution label. This is a gore fest folks! Seriously, Graham Masterton could teach a course titled: Gore fest 101 how to make readers gag ...

  • Nilufer Ozmekik

    Holly freaking sheet ( you know the real words! I tried to maintain my politeness ) Okay! Breathing in breathing out! This is absolutely one of the goriest, most graphic, mind blowing, blood freezing ...

  • Maiden Misty's Musings

    DS Jamila Patel and DC Jerry Pardoe are tasked with apprehending a cult of demon worshiping cannibals. People are being abducted off the streets, even in broad daylight. Majority of them have somethin...

  • Lisa

    I am not rating was not for me gore & very dark too gruesome for me plus an occult which is creepy gives me heebee jeebees....

  • REMEMBER UKRAINE NOW ReadingReindeer

    London Metropolitan Police Detective Sergeant Jamila Patel and Detective Constable Jerry Pardoe are quite the unusual pairing, always tasked by superiors when a case veers into the outre. Jamila is Pa...

  • Alexander Peterhans

    This is not my first Masterton, and not even my first in this particular series. So here we have the typical Masterton hallmarks of visceral, gruesome violence, set against a bewildering mystery, with...

  • Dana-Adriana B.

    First of all, this book is for readers who like gruesome scene descriptions.In the story, we meet 2 detectives which are solving strange cases and a satanic cult. The cult is committing barbaric murde...

  • Matt

    Graham Masterton’s newest police procedural series has me eager to delve deeper into the dark world he creates. Tapping into some unique cases with perspectives I have not encountered before, Master...

  • kaz auditore

    I wanted to love this because i like cult-related story usually, the description are well done and the gore is good welll written, it could be terrifying but then I had a lot of issues regarding the c...

  • Jasmine

    Thanks so much to NetGalley, Graham Masterson, and Head of Zeus Publishing for an eARC in exchange for an honest review. All opinions are my own. The Shadow People follows friends and coworkers DC Jer...