DARKER by Simon Clark. Forest Hill, MD; CD Publications; 2007. 1st US HC edition.
Writer Richard Young is looking forward to a week at home with his wife and their little daughter. He thinks it's going to be a pleasant time of barbecues and lazy summer days.
Because the stranger who arrives at their home, begging to be driven to the nearest police station, is being hunted. Hunted by something that cannot be seen, cannot be heard -- yet which has the power to move across the land and crushing flat everything in its path. Stalking -- and killing -- remorselessly.
Within minutes, Richard Young, his family, and the stranger are being pursued relentlessly -- and running for their lives...
Issued as a SIGNED/LIMITED hardcover edition of 1000 unnumbered copies. Fine in fine dj.