Ghost of a Smile
Ghost Finders Book 2
By Simon R. Green
New York Times bestselling writer Simon R. Green's ghost-busters are back, and the Carnacki Institute's Ghost Finders are facing a new threat in London's Underground.
The Operatives of the Carnacki Institute are prepared for anything . . . except this.
When the Ghost Finders answer a distress call from the private research centre of one of the biggest drug companies in the world, the last thing they expect to encounter is a threat to the building's very existence. A team of police were called in - but never came out. A national security team followed, but no one's heard anything from them either.
The Ghost Finders are the drug company's last chance, but they have the wrong equipment, and no idea what they're facing - except an extremely tight deadline. Their only chance is to rely on their secret weapon: JC's very lovely - and very dead - girlfriend.
Ghost of a Smile is the sequel to Ghost of a Chance and the second title in New York Times bestselling author Simon R. Green's Ghost Finders series.
Simon R. Green was born in Bradford-on-Avon, Wiltshire, where he now lives after some years in Leicester studying for his MA in Modern English and American Literature; he also studied history and has a combined Humanities degree. After years of rejections, he sold seven novels at once, just two days after he started working at Bilbo's Bookshop in Bath, after three and a half years of unemployment. The following year, he hit the Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller lists with the novelisation of Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves, which has sold more than 370,000 copies, and continues to sell. His bestselling novels span fantasy, space opera and horror, and include the Deathstalker, Nightside, Ghost Finders, Secret History and Hawk and Fisher series. He is currently working on a new Deathstalker novel.
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05 Nov 2015
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Thoroughly entertaining — Jim Butcher, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Dresden Files
Green's boundless imagination never fails to delight — Romantic Times
As good as Green's Nightside and the Secret Histories sagas — Alternative Worlds
It continually amazes me how Green can pump out such original stories — Crooked Reviews
He's a clever, clever writer . . . you can see the glee just dripping off the page . . . as something to amuse yourself with on a rainy Sunday, or to cleanse your palate after something a little more serious, you can do worse. Make yourself a big bowl of popcorn, put up your feet, and go adventuring with JC, Melody and Happy. Have a little fun — Prettyterrible.com
Packed with creepy thrills, a mighty strong follow-up in this brand new series. Ghost hunting has never been quite this exciting. Recommended — SFRevu
Skirmishes and plot twists rule as Green serves up enough blood and viscera to slake the thirst of any thriller aficionado. Readers will appreciate the camaraderie and snappy dialogue of what is sure to become Britain's favourite ghost hunters — Publishers Weekly
Plenty of witty banter and snappy dialogue . . . A lovely blend of popcorn adventure and atmospheric thriller — The Green Man Review
A fun mystery, heavy on the horror element and kept me entertained throughout — All Things Urban Fantasy on The Ghost Finders