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The iron house

Author: John Hart
Publisher: London : John Murray, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An old man is dying. And when the old man is dead, they will come for him. And they will come for her, to make him hurt. She knows nothing of this. Not his past as a killer, or the danger he brought to her door. But he would go to hell to keep her safe. -- Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Suspense fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Hart
ISBN: 9781848541788 1848541783
OCLC Number: 499090454
Description: pages cm
Contents: [Iron House is the remarkable story of two orphaned brothers separated by violence at a tender age. When a boy is savagely killed in their brutal orphanage, one brother runs and takes the blame with him, eventually finding his way to New York and into the heart of organized crime. Two decades later --
a seasoned killer --
he returns to North Carolina with a sentence on his head, the mob in hot pursuit and his long-lost brother in trouble of a different kind. With vast sums in play, political fortunes at risk and bodies piling up, the brothers reunite to solve the mystery of their shared past in a tour de force narrative of loss, courage and the aftermath of violence. A dark, atmospheric thriller with a plot that will keep you guessing until the last moment.].
Responsibility: by John Hart.

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An old man is dying. And when the old man is dead, they will come for him. And they will come for her, to make him hurt. She knows nothing of this. Not his past as a killer, or the danger he brought to her door. But he would go to hell to keep her safe. -- Back cover.

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