Doodled Books is proud to present Last Light signed and doodled by Alex Scarrow. This book is the last first printing that is in stock from this exclusive book signing.


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few books have made my heart race and blood pressure soar like this one... it had me on the edge of my seat. (Alex Gordon Peterborough Evening Telegraph)


a terrific thriller... the thriller of the summer. It should be thebnbovel that airport booksellers can't get enough of. (Ben Hunt


Alex Scarrow's depiction of Britain as only a few hours away from disintegration is chillingly plausible. This is the perfect book to give to somebody who opposes your plans to build a wind farm. (Daily Telegraph)


Scarrow keeps his foot on the acceleratorin this apocalyptic thriller, which is reminiscent of Frederick Forsyth and john Wyndham (Mike Ripley Birmingham Post)


...Last Light is sensational. (London Lite)


This has everything, from conspiracy theories to highlighting environmental issues facing the world today ¿ Scarrow made my head zing (THE TRUTH ABOUT BOOKS)

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The apocalyptic new thriller from the one of the brightest stars of the genre...

About the Author

Alex Scarrow lives a nomadic existence with his wife Frances and his son Jacob, their current home being Norwich. He spent the first ten years out of college in the music business chasing record deals and the next 12 years in the computer games industry.


Alex Scarrow spent the first ten years out of college in various rock bands trying to get a record deal. Then, failing miserably at that he went into the computer games business as a digital artist.


After a decade in the games business, he ended up as a senior designer working on high-concept projects for next generation consoles.


Finally he got bored of all of that and turned his hand to writing. His first manuscript, A THOUSAND SUNS was published in the UK by Orion in 2005. He now has a number of thrillers out and written the nine-book teen series TIMERIDERS which has won a number of awards, been nominated by Puffin as BEST ADVENTURE FANTASY in their recent BEST SEVENTY CHILDRENS BOOKS OF ALL TIME press release.


And coming soon, released exclusively on Amazon Kindle, is the ELLIE QUIN SERIES, which Alex describes as a chase story across a future universe that looks a bit like 'BladeRunner meets Douglas Adam's Hitch-Hikers Guide'. He has also described it as 'Bridget Jones in Space'.


Which is intriguing.


Alex Scarrow is fast building a reputation as one of the UK's most original writers.


"Alex is plugged into the zeitgeist - his themes of religious chaos, environmental catastrophe and the dangers of unchecked power are perfectly in tune with the times." - Orion Books.


Alex is represented by Veronique Baxter at David Higham Associates


Product details

  • First Edition First Printing

  • Hardcover: 416 pages

  • Publisher: Orion; First Edition edition (25 July 2007)

  • Language: English

  • ISBN-10: 0752886142

  • ISBN-13: 978-0752886145

  • Product Dimensions: 16 x 3.5 x 24 cm


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