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Jail Bird by Jessie Keane
  

Jail Bird

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More gangland shenanigans, set in London. Lily King has just come out of jail after serving time for the murder of her husband, only she didn’t do it, she was set up, and now she wants justice – her way. Fans of Martina Cole will enjoy.

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Synopsis

Jail Bird by Jessie Keane

Murder, loyalty and vengeance collide in Jessie Keane's gritty fourth novel. Blonde and beautiful Lily King is back on the scene - and not in a good way. Her family haven't missed her. Her husband, London villain Leo King, certainly hasn't, because he's dead. Lily killed him and did time for it. At least, that's the story. Everyone believes it. But Lily knows it's not true. She knows she was fitted up by someone close to her. Now, she's just hit thirty, she's out, and she doesn't do forgiveness. But in her absence, things have moved on, the old order has changed, and now she's ready to reclaim her position as head of the King family. Fuelled by vengeance and power, Lily King is back. London won't know what hit it.

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Praise for Jessie Keane: 'This is a riveting story, with gutsy, gritty characters and a genuine feel for the period.
Books Monthly

'A cracking story from a great new writer'
Mandasue Heller

About the Author

Jessie Keane

Jessie Keane is the bestselling author of Dirty Game and Black Widow. Her most recent novel, Scarlet Women, the third in the Annie Carter trilogy, shot straight into the Sunday Times bestseller list. Jessie lives in Hampshire.

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Book Info

Publication date

27th May 2010

Author

Jessie Keane

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Publisher

Harper an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers

Format

Paperback
400 pages

Categories

Thriller / Suspense
Crime / Mystery
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ISBN

9780007349401

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