A Good Day to Die [Simon Kernick] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Dennis Milne is back! A dark, gritty, utterly page-turning novel set in. Dennis Milne is back! A dark, gritty, utterly page-turning novel set in Londonâ€™s meanest of mean streets: the follow-up to the hugely acclaimed debut, The. A Good Day to Die: (Dennis Milne 2) eBook: Simon Kernick: : Kindle Store.
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Very bleak and gloomy ending. I hope this product did not sell well. And that they’ll stop at nothing to get him out of the way.
But he is no longer a policeman; no longer charged with keeping the peace and upholding the law. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Other books in this series. Mar 20, Dan rated it it was ok.
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That grittiness is diluted somewhat with some scattered pockets of humour, i. Lists with This Book. I must be honest and admit I couldn’t get into this book. The various connections in simonn book between characters and events were confusing and somewhat contrived. It is Tomboy who lets Dennis know that his one-time partner, a straight arrow named Asif Malik, has been gunned down in a London restaurant.
Since our last encounter with Dennis he has had plastic surgery and moved to the Philippines and is known by locals as Mick Kane. Jul 08, Sarah rated goos really liked it.
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Feb 24, Lynn rated it really liked it. This was the follow up to The Business of Dying and I was already prepared for a rather rough ride, and that’s sure what we get in the second novel with ex policeman Dennis Milne, who is for a time known as Mick Kane and later PI Mick Kane, but then Dennis Milne again All the right thriller ingredients, fast-paced, exciting and plenty of twists and turns.
Simon has obviously perfected his art over the intervening period. However it does have you doubt yourself and change your opinions many times. It makes you sympathize with the murderer and you end up f It’s a good thriller with an interesting plot.
His best friend has been brutally executed, and Milne wants to know who did it – and why.
They weren’t many in number, and they never interfered with the work I did as simn detective in London’s Metropolitan Police, so I never thought that I was doing much wrong. Milne arrives in a pre-Christmas London that is cold and hostile. Didn’t see the outcome coming either!
In this second installment, Dennis is now surrounded by low-life hoodlums, underworld overlords and corrupt upper figures of society. Jan 15, Wendy Soliman rated it really liked kernivk.
Although I like Simon Kernick as an author, I’ve only really liked two out of the four that I’ve read listened to so far, but I will persist with others.
We are introduced with Mick Kane, a. Dennis Milne is a fascinating character, disgraced copper, assassin but has his own sense of justice. Sep 13, Toni Osborne rated it it was amazing. 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.
A Good Day to Die
I thought that he had left that part of his life behind but then it wouldn’t have made it a novel if that was the case, and I was exceptionally happy. Published September 19th by Minotaur Books first published June 1st After that, he could no longer wear the badge proudly; he moved from London to the Philippines and is operating as a contract killer under an assumed name, “Mick Kane”.
The Payback Simon Kernick. But it was a 4 star read for me due to the ending, I felt it was a bit weaker then I was expecting and I did have some trouble investing in another character who played a key role by the end. The Best Books of A Good Day to Die: Jul 22, Eloise Kindred rated it really liked it. Dispatched from the UK in 1 business day When will my order arrive? I’ve done jobs before To ask other readers questions about A Good Day to Dieplease sign up.
Dennis Milne is back! The premise of the book, Milne avenging Malik’s death, was rather flimsy to me, in that he hadn’t even seen Malik in over 3 years.
This was a pretty good book if you like them to start off with alot of action.
He made it as far as the Philippines, where working under the name Marcus Kane, he has gone into the diving-supply trade with a former informant. But he is no longer a policeman; no kerhick charged with keeping the peace and upholding the law.
To this day, he is haunted by his actions. Having been conditioned by simmon audiobook narration, I’m not sure if the dialogues on paper were quite as bad as they came across here, or if Dave just portrayed them in a banal way. This is the first Simon Kernick novel I’ve read, and I was very pleased.