OXFORD, United Kingdom, March 21, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Crime Scene Books announces the release of CAPTCHA Thief by Rosie Claverton. CAPTCHA Thief is now available nationwide in trade paper (ISBN: 978-0993381508, 320 pages, $13.99) and eBook editions.
Rosie Claverton delivers a stunning, sensational, and suspenseful tale in her latest novel, CAPTCHA Thief. Claverton, a practicing psychiatrist and staunch advocate for accurate and sensitive portrayals of people with mental health issues in fiction, created an unusual heroine in protagonist Amy Lane, an agoraphobic hacker who, along with assistant and streetwise ex-con Jason Carr, confronts Cardiff's criminal underworld.
About CAPTCHA Thief: Agoraphobic hacker Amy Lane and her sidekick Jason Carr are swept up in a tortuous and increasingly dangerous adventure following the murder of a security guard at the National Museum of Wales and the theft of a priceless Impressionist painting. As Amy seeks to help track an art thief and Jason seeks to impress the National Crime Agency investigator Frieda Haas sent to recover the missing painting - and its abductor - Jason and Amy become entangled in a perilous web. As the evidence leads Amy and the police in circles, Jason finds himself taking more and more risks in his hunt for the thief. Nothing is as it seems. Are Amy and Jason merely playthings for a vicious murderer? Can they survive the game? The stakes are high, and this game is serious. Dead serious….
Inventive, imaginative, and wholly engrossing, CAPTCHA Thief is a solid, suspenseful tale. Meticulously plotted, resplendent with action and compelling characters, CAPTCHA Thief earns the riveting Rosie Claverton a spot amongst today's brightest crime fiction writers. Critics and fans alike have taken notice of Claverton's extraordinary series, offering high praise:
"Rosie Claverton has played the alchemist here, and created literary gold."
-Crime Fiction Lover
"Be prepared for a thrilling ride…"
Rosie Claverton grew up in Devon, daughter to a Sri Lankan father and a Norfolk mother, surrounded by folk mythology and surly sheep. She moved to Cardiff to study Medicine and adopted Wales as her home. She then moved to London to specialize in psychiatry. Her first short film Dragon Chasers aired on BBC Wales in Autumn 2012. She co-wrote the ground-breaking series of short films The Underwater Realm. Between writing and practicing medicine, she blogs about psychiatry and psychology for writers in her Freudian Script series. Visit Rosie Claverton online: www.rosieclaverton.com
Crime Scene Books is an independent book publisher based in the U.K.
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