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    • ISBN:9781444760316
    • Publication date:21 Nov 2013

Killing Ground

By Gerald Seymour

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'Mario Puzo, eat your heart out.' The Times

The US Drug Enforcement Agency is desperate to capture Mario Ruggerio, the would-be leader of the Sicilian Mafia and the mastermind behind a multi-billion dollar international drugs trade.

Charlotte Parsons, a young English schoolteacher, was the Ruggerio family's nanny four years ago. When she is asked to take up her old job she is excited at the prospect of leaving behind a sleepy Devon village. But Charley doesn't realise that she is the live bait in an American trap, and that she jas just entered the killing ground . . .

WITH AN EXCLUSIVE NEW FOREWORD BY JOHN FOLLAIN

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  • ISBN: 9781444760323
  • Publication date: 21 Nov 2013
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The best mafia thriller since Mario Puzo's The GodfatherDaily Mail
A tense, taut tale of mounting suspense and emotional drama. A thriller in the true sense of the word. Mario Puzo eat your heart out — The Times
A plot that drives remorselessly onward. One of Britain's most skilful practitioners of thriller writing in its most authentic and well-paced variety — Sunday Express
Skilful and exciting... An engrossing read — Sunday Times
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