Synopses & Reviews
The latest gripping police procedural featuring Detective Chief Superintendent Henry Christie
When Charlie Wilder is released from prison he's desperate to resume his life of crime. But when he discovers he's been betrayed by his closest friends, Charlie's rage turns to cold-blooded murder and an orgy of violence ensues ...
As a gruesome turn of fate spins Henry Christie unwillingly into a collision course with Charlie, he finds himself pitted against one of the most brutal and dangerous individuals he has encountered in over thirty years as a cop.
Fleeing for his life through an unforgiving, harsh, man-made landscape, Henry has to draw on reserves of strength he never knew he had as he discovers there is only one way to beat Charlie Wilder and that is to deliver justice in the only way he understands - by meeting him head-on and taking him right to the very edge ...
"A terrific read. . .taut suspense, heart-palpitating action, twist-a-minute plot and flawed by honourable hero" Booklist
When a gruesome turn of fate spins Henry Christie into a collision course with Charlie Wilder, newly released from prison, he finds himself pitted against one of the most brutal and dangerous individuals he has met in over thirty years as a cop. The only way to beat Wilder is by meeting him head-on and taking him right to the very edge.
About the Author
Nick Oldham was born in Belthorn, Lancashire, in 1956. He was a police officer from the age of nineteen, spending the majority of his service in operational roles, before retiring in 2005. He lives with his partner, Belinda, on the outskirts of Preston.