Skip to content

Denise Mina - The Long Drop (2nd Hand Paperback)

Original price £3.45 - Original price £3.45
Original price
£3.45
£3.45 - £3.45
Current price £3.45
SKU B000705
Synopsis

Glasgow, 1957.

It is a December night and William Watt is desperate. His family has been murdered and he needs to find out who killed them.

He arrives at a bar to meet Peter Manuel, who claims he can get hold of the gun that was used. But Watt soon realises that this infamous criminal will not give up information easily.

Inspired by & based on true events, The Long Drop follows Watt and Manuel along back streets and into smoky pubs, and on to the courtroom where the murder trial takes place. Can Manuel really be trusted to tell the truth? And how far will Watt go to get what he wants?

Details
  • Format : Standard 2nd Hand Paperback
  • Condition : As New
  • Category : Fiction - Crime & Mystery
  • Published : 2018 (Vintage)
  • ISBN : 9781784704858
  • SKU : B000705
  • PPC : LL270gm
  • RRP : £8.99
  • Quantity Available : 1 only.
External Reviews

‘The extraordinary story of a 1950's Glasgow murder mystery’ - The Guardian.

'A masterpiece by the woman who may be Britain's finest living crime novelist' - Daily Telegraph.

'Relentlessly tense and exciting' - Sunday Mirror.

The Author

Denise Mina is a Scottish crime writer and playwright. She has written the Garnethill trilogy and another three novels featuring the character Patricia "Paddy" Meehan, a Glasgow journalist. Described as an author of Tartan Noir, she has also dabbled in comic book writing, having written 13 issues of Hellblazer.