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Gordon Ferris executes a pretty fabulous post-war crime thriller, basing McRae in London and Brodie in Glasgow. Gallowglass the final novel in the Glasgow quartet is published this month. Discover more about both series today...
Gallowglass Gordon Ferris
This is an excellent series. It stars a former World War II soldier now a crime reporter in Scotland, one Douglas Brodie. He becomes involved in some pretty big stories, here uncovering Nazi loot on its way to South America.... Format: Paperback - Released: 03/04/2014
The Hanging Shed Gordon Ferris
A riveting and stimulating read, this tenacious thriller grabs your attention and refuses to let it go. Set in Scotland, just after the Second World War, when men who had survived the horrors of conflict returned altered, damaged, different; Ferris... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/09/2011
Bitter Water Gordon Ferris
Douglas Brodie is an ex-policeman, an ex-major in the Highlanders during World War II and now a journalist for the Glasgow Gazette. It is 1946 and Glasgow is sweltering in a late summer heat wave and in a wave of... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/01/2013
Pilgrim Soul Gordon Ferris
Described as ‘the new Ian Rankin’ by the Daily Mail, Gordon Ferris writes disturbingly good post WW2 Glasgow-based crime thrillers with ex policeman turned journalist Douglas Brodie at their centre. Pilgrim Soul is the 3rd and finds a hard up... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/08/2013
Truth Dare Kill Gordon Ferris
Fast paced, punchy and chilling in its intensity, this is a compelling and fascinating novel. Enter London just after the Second World War, a London without; torn, broken, perplexed but surviving. Ferris describes thoughts, feelings and surroundings with such depth... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/10/2012
The Unquiet Heart Gordon Ferris
Gutsy Danny McRae returns ready for action in this dynamic and riveting read, set a few months on from Truth Dare Kill. This can be most definitely be read as a stand alone novel, however you will understand so much... Format: Paperback - Released: 01/11/2012
Gordon Ferris, an ex-techy in the Ministry of Defence and an ex-partner in one of the Big Four accountancy firms, writes about the important things in life: conflicted heroes and headstrong women embroiled in tangled tales of life, love and death.
He is the author of the No. 1 bestselling eBook The Hanging Shed in the Brodie series as well as Truth Dare Kill and The Unquiet Heart. His latest book, Gallowglass, is out now in paperback.