Broken Eggshells

Broken Eggshells

ABOUT Christian Cook

Christian Cook
Christian Cook has published two novels, ‘Broken Eggshells’ (a black comedy about terrorism) and ‘Pulling Power’ (a dark medical tale). A third manuscript, ‘Nix Ex Machina,’ regarding online snow sales to the Inuit of Alaska, is nearing completion. When not writing, Christia More...



At the end of an alleyway in London, a dark blue Jaguar is found neatly parked into an inconveniently placed brick wall. There is no sign of the driver, or any clue as to who they were.

Meanwhile, a group of cynics who are fed up with how futile the world has become decide to payback society in a series of the most bizarre and pointless terrorist attacks ever. The world's media attempt to discover if there is any link between these two incidents, or a link between any of a number of random incidents they overheard being discussed down the pub at lunchtime.

There are so many funny scenes it would take forever to list them all (well, 396 pages anyway).
, 30th June, 2001

Remarkably fast -paced... I haven't read a book like it at all.
CrossTalk Magazine, Summer 2001