The Seven Days Of Peter Crumb
‘I am not a good man. I am not a bad man. In seven days I will be dead. My name is Peter Crumb. This is what remains …’ Peter Crumb is a man whose life has been derailed by a single, devastating act of violence in his past. Now, in what he intends to be his last week on Earth, he is determined to leave his mark upon humanity – randomly, unjustly, with infinite attention to detail. And Monday means murder …
Shatteringly well written, this is a car-crash-compelling description of a week in the hell inhabited by one splintered and savage soul – an unrehearsed and unputdownable Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde for our times.