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Dangerous Lady by Martina Cole
  

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Dangerous Lady is the iconic first novel by Sunday Times No.1 bestseller Martina Cole which catapulted her to fame and made her the 'undisputed queen of crime writing' (Guardian). This special 25th anniversary hardback edition is a must for fans old and new, and readers of Patricia Cornwell and Karin Slaughter.

If you like Martina Cole you might also like to read books by Jake Arnott, Mandasue Heller and Lynda La Plante.

Synopsis

Dangerous Lady by Martina Cole

Maura, the Ryan clan's youngest and only daughter, is the last person anyone expects to take on gangland London. But with her eldest brother Michael by her side she fast becomes the queen of organised crime. Smart, tough and beautiful, no one is a match for her. But with power comes a price, and Maura is forced to put her heart on the line. She might be a dangerous lady but everyone has a weakness...

Reviews

The queen of crime--Woman & Home The stuff of legend--Mirror We always get excited when a Martina Cole novel drops on our desk--Closer She's a total one-off--Guardian


About the Author

Martina Cole

Martina Cole is the acknowledged queen of crime drama with more than twenty novels to her name, of which over a dozen have been No.1 bestsellers.

Several of Martina's novels have been adapted for the screen, including The Take and The Runaway which were shown on Sky 1 to remarkable reviews. In addition, Two Women and The Graft have been adapted for the stage; both were highly acclaimed when performed at the Theatre Royal Stratford East, which also staged Dangerous Lady in 2012, celebrating twenty years since Martina's debut novel was published.

Martina Cole is a phenomenon. She continues to smash sales records with each of her books, which have sold thirteen million copies. In 2011 Martina surpassed the £50 million sales mark since records began and was the first British female novelist for adult audiences to achieve this - and she has spent more weeks in the No. 1 slot on the original fiction bestseller list than any other adult novelist. Her hard-hitting, uncompromising and haunting writing is in a genre all its own - no one writes like Martina.

Photograph © Charlotte Murphy

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Publication date

23rd February 2017

Author

Martina Cole

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Author's Website

www.martinacole.co.uk/

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Publisher

Headline Book Publishing an imprint of Headline Publishing Group

Format

Hardback
416 pages

Categories

Crime / Mystery
Thriller / Suspense
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Crime & mystery
Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)

ISBN

9781472244772

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