Author(s): Martina Cole
Martina Cole is back with yet another compelling, gritty tale that tells it like it really is. With her unforgettable blunt prose and her knack of getting under the skin of underworld crims Martina never disappoints, delivering fast-paced edgy crime that takes you to the heart of LondonÃ¢ÂÂs gangland.
In this latest novel, Jackie Jackson is preparing a party to welcome home her husband Freddie. Everyone is gathered at the party, including her sister Maggie. But Freddie hasnÃ¢ÂÂt been away on holiday. Nor has he been away on business. FreddieÃ¢ÂÂs been locked up in prison for the last six years. And now Freddie thinks that heÃ¢ÂÂs pretty important. HeÃ¢ÂÂs the man. The godfather. And heÃ¢ÂÂs going to make sure everyone knows it. First published October 2005.
Winner of British Book Awards: Crime Thriller of the Year 2006.
Martina Cole was born and brought up in Essex. She is the bestselling author of eleven novels set in London's gangland, and her most recent two paperbacks, as well as her latest hardback, have gone straight to No. 1 in the Sunday Times on first publication.