Breakers by Doug Johnstone audiobook

Breakers

By Doug Johnstone
Read by Angus King

Audible Studios on Brilliance Audio 9781912374670
7.90 Hours Unabridged
Format: CD (In Stock)
  • $29.99

    ISBN: 9781799765905

A pulsatingly tense, deeply moving psychological thriller from the number one best-selling Scottish author of Fault Lines. A toxic family...a fight for survival... Seventeen-year-old Tyler lives in one of Edinburgh's most deprived areas. Coerced into robbing rich people's homes by his bullying older siblings, he's also trying to care for his little sister and his drug-addict mum.   On a job, his brother Barry stabs a homeowner and leaves her for dead, but that's just the beginning of their nightmare, because the woman is the wife of Edinburgh's biggest crime lord, Deke Holt.   With the police and the Holts closing in, and his shattered family in devastating danger, Tyler meets posh girl Flick in another stranger's house, and he thinks she may just be his salvation...unless he drags her down too.   A pulsatingly tense psychological thriller, Breakers is also a breathtakingly brutal, beautiful and deeply moving story of a good kid in the wrong family, from one of Scotland's finest crime writers.  

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A pulsatingly tense, deeply moving psychological thriller from the number one best-selling Scottish author of Fault Lines.

A toxic family...a fight for survival...

Seventeen-year-old Tyler lives in one of Edinburgh's most deprived areas. Coerced into robbing rich people's homes by his bullying older siblings, he's also trying to care for his little sister and his drug-addict mum.  

On a job, his brother Barry stabs a homeowner and leaves her for dead, but that's just the beginning of their nightmare, because the woman is the wife of Edinburgh's biggest crime lord, Deke Holt.  

With the police and the Holts closing in, and his shattered family in devastating danger, Tyler meets posh girl Flick in another stranger's house, and he thinks she may just be his salvation...unless he drags her down too.  

A pulsatingly tense psychological thriller, Breakers is also a breathtakingly brutal, beautiful and deeply moving story of a good kid in the wrong family, from one of Scotland's finest crime writers.  

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Author Bio: Doug Johnstone

Author Bio: Doug Johnstone

Doug Johnstone is the author of nearly a dozen crime novels, including The Jump, which was shortlisted for the McIlvanney Prize for Best Scottish Crime Novel. His novel Hit and Run was praised by New York Times bestselling author Ian Rankin as a “great slice of noir” and by Irvine Welsh as “a grisly parable for our times.” He is also a freelance journalist, a songwriter, and a musician. He has a PhD in nuclear physics.

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Available Formats : CD
Category: Fiction/Thrillers
Runtime: 7.90
Audience: Adult
Language: English