A Good Day to Die by Simon Kernick
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When Dennis Milne--now living under an assumed identity in the Philippines--hears that his old friend and colleague Malik has been gunned down in a restaurant, he decides to go back to the violent city he once called home and bring the murderer to justice. Milne arrives in a pre-Christmas London that is cold and hostile. But he is no longer a policeman; no longer charged with keeping the peace and upholding the law. Although his old friends at the King's Cross station do not know that Milne is back in town, it soon becomes clear that his arrival has been expected by men who are after his blood. Hungry for revenge and determined to uphold his own very rough brand of justice, Milne searches for the person behind his friend's demise--and leaves a trail of death and destruction more wide-reaching than even he could have expected.
 

About Simon Kernick

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Simon Kernick is one of Britain's most exciting thriller writers. He arrived on the crime writing scene with his highly acclaimed debut novel The Business of Dying, the story of a corrupt cop moonlighting as a hitman. Simon's big breakthrough came with his novel Relentless which was the biggest selling thriller of 2007. His most recent crime thrillers include The Last Ten Seconds, The Payback and Siege. Simon talks both on and off the record to members of the Met's Special Branch and the Anti-Terrorist Branch and the Serious and Organised Crime Agency, so he gets to hear first hand what actually happens in the dark and murky underbelly of UK crime. To find out more about his thrillers, visit www.simonkernick.com; www.facebook.com/SimonKernick; twitter.com/simonkernick
 
Published September 19, 2006 by Minotaur Books. 348 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Action & Adventure. Fiction

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He’s decided to kill the snake who’s killed a pretty good friend of his.

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Reviewing the Evidence

Three years previously, ex-vigilante copper DS Dennis Milne fled London after having killed three men, who were not the baddies he had been told to expect.

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Idly scanning British news on the Internet one day, Milne notices an article relating the death of a London cop and a small time hoodlum in the same ambush.

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For more information about Simon Kernick, the Dennis Milne books or the books featurning DI John Gallan, visit www.simonkernick.com Simon Kernick has written four books and has receive critical acclaim for his work.

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