Alan Wake, is a bestselling crime/horror novelist suffering from writers block. At the suggestion of his wife and muse, Alice, they go on holiday to Bright Falls to recover his creative flow. However, soon after they arrive Alice goes missing under mysterious circumstances. Wake begins searching, and discovers pages of a manuscript for a book he has wrote, though he has no memory of it. It describes the strange events that are occurring around him, and he soon believes that a dark force is at work.
Alan Wake is a brilliant horror, mystery book. From the video game of the same name. The author has done really well creating the atmosphere of the game. Also the action and characters come alive and it keeps you hooked all the way through.