- Paperback: 400 pages
- Publisher: Harvill Secker (11 July 2016)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1910701890
- ISBN-13: 978-1910701898
- Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 3 x 23.1 cm
- Average Customer Review: 12 customer reviews
- Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #1,46,564 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
A Rising Man Paperback – 11 Jul 2016
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The story was woven well and the charaters were very believable. The ending could have been a bit more difficult to guess but it still was a good who-dunnit.