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Rat Run by Gerald Seymour
  

Rat Run

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We find out in flash back about the events that led to Malachy Kitchen leaving the army in disgrace meanwhile he is living on a run down housing estate trying to piece his life back together and ends up doing so when he takes on the local drug dealers. With many a twist and turn we follow Malachy’s journey to redemption. A great action thriller.

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Rat Run by Gerald Seymour

Cowardice is a very dirty word. When Malachy Kitchen, an intelligence officer in Iraq, is accused of running away in the face of enemy fire, his career is left in tatters. Kicked out of the army, Malachy sinks into despair. He becomes an isolated recluse in a drug-infested London estate. But the mugging of an elderly widow by addicts draws him into a fight to regain his lost pride. His target is the network of narcotics traders. Pushers, dealers and suppliers all form part of that network, and at their head is Ricky Capel, a crime baron responsible for importing hard drugs into the UK. Untouchable up to now, Capel will have to confront an enemy more driven than any of the policemen he has so far successfully outwitted...

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About the Author

Gerald Seymour

Gerald Seymour was our Guest Editor in August 2014 - click here - to see the books that inspired his writing.

Gerald Seymour exploded onto the literary scene in 1975 with the massive bestseller HARRY'S GAME. The first major thriller to tackle the modern troubles in Northern Ireland, it was described by Frederick Forsyth as 'like nothing else I have ever read' and it changed the landscape of the British thriller forever.

Gerald Seymour was a reporter at ITN for fifteen years. He covered events in Vietnam, Borneo, Aden, the Munich Olympics, Israel and Northern Ireland. He has been a full-time writer since 1978.

Author Photo © Gillian Seymour

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Publication date

1st September 2006

Author

Gerald Seymour

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Publisher

Corgi Books an imprint of Transworld Publishers Ltd

Format

Paperback
576 pages

Categories

Action Adventure / Spy
Thriller / Suspense
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Thriller / suspense
Adventure

ISBN

9780552153423

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