De werkloze acteur Jason Fletcher hoort in een pub een buitengewoon gruwelijke grap vertel­len en gaat uitzoeken wie ze verzonnen heeft. Naarmate Jason vordert in zijn zoektocht, raakt zijn leven steeds meer in de war.
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THR, HUM, Romans, misdaad, Griezelliteratuur
Anthony Horowitz 1955-
Original title
Killing joke
Antwerpen: Book and Media Publishing, 2002
302 p.

About Anthony Horowitz

Anthony Horowitz, OBE (born 5 April 1955) is an English novelist and screenwriter specialising in mystery and suspense.

His works for young adult readers include The Diamond Brothers series, the Alex Rider series, and The Power of Five series (known in the U.S. as The Gatekeepers). His work for adults includes the play Mindgame (2001); two Sherlock Holmes novels, The House of Silk (2011) and Moriarty (2014); two novels featuring his own detective Atticus Pund, Magpie Murders (2016) and Moonflower Murders (2020); and three novels featuring himself paired with fictional detective Daniel Hawthorne, The Word Is Murder (2017), The Sentence is Death (2018) and A Line to Kill (2021). He was also chosen to write James Bond novels by the Ian Fleming estate, starting with Trigger Mortis (2015), and followed up with Forever and a Day (2018) and a thir…Read more on Wikipedia