The Make by Jessie KeaneThe Make by Jessie Keane

The Make

byJessie Keane

Paperback | January 20, 2011

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Murder, loyalty and vengeance collide in Jessie Keane's gritty fourth novel.Life is good for Gracie Doyle - running her Manchester casino keeps her busy. Until the police turn up at her door one day and her world is turned upside down. She is given news that her two estranged brothers have been viciously attacked. George is in hospital on a ventilator and worringly, Harry is missing.Gracie has no option but to leave the good life and dip her toe into the murky waters of her East End past. She leaves for London in an attempt to avenge her brothers and in doing so uncovers some unsavoury secrets about the lifestyle they've been leading. Their little games have got them into big trouble with the wrong people.She must keep her wits about her and try to find Harry, or it could prove fatal.
Jessie Keane is the bestselling author of the Annie Carter trilogy, Dirty Game, Black Widow and Scarlet Women. Her most recent novel, Jail Bird, introduces a new heroine, Gracie Doyle that fans will love. Jessie lives in Hampshire.
Title:The MakeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:464 pagesPublished:January 20, 2011Publisher:HARPERCOLLINS PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0007349394

ISBN - 13:9780007349395

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from The Make Enjoyed this, good twist at the end . All in All a good entertaining read
Date published: 2014-09-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Make As I love reading Martina Cole thought i would try out this book and I was soon gripped by Gracie's story and could not stop reading it. I would recommend this book.
Date published: 2014-01-22

Editorial Reviews

Praise for Jail Bird:'Fans of Martina Cole will love this' Teesside Evening Gazette'Keane's have a grittiness and strong sense of place and character that make them especially compelling' Choice MagazinePraise 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'Jessie Keane gives us a fascinating insight into the rivalries and lifestyles of those who make fortunes out of a criminal way of life and of the lowlifes that carry out their orders.' Lincolnshire Echo'Perfect for fans of Martina Cole and Lynda La Plante' Glamour'Gritty and powerful, Martina Cole fans will love this addictive novel' Closer'This is the sort of competition Martina Cole could do without and if Keane does hit the No. 1 spot it could be handbags, or more likely knuckledusters, at dawn' The Northern Echo