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Book Guild Publishing Ltd, 30 June 2016.
Robinson appears to be down and out.Supported only by his self-depracating sense of humour, he has lost his
girlfriend and his job whilst working as part of an MI5 special unit.Jake feeds his self-pity by thinking too
much, and consoles himself by drinking too much; these indulgences have
frittered away his savings and he now faces eviction from his luxury London
apartment.When he is unexpectedly
offered a job as bodyguard for the actress Jan Lotus, it seems that Jake will
finally be able to put his difficult past behind him, but the trouble is just
about to begin …
This is a gritty thriller that takes the reader
through an underworld where drug smuggling and murder are daily events and
tough girls and guys take no prisoners.Prepare for technical details about weapons, secret government departments
and fiendish collusions between very bad people that leave you wondering
whether there are any good people left in the world.Jake lives in the fast lane and his fight
against the global drugs industry means that those around him are often destined
to become collateral damage.He is the
archetypal warrior, a swashbuckling, but lonely, alpha male whose loyalty to
his undercover colleagues is exceeded only by his loyalty to the realm.
Barry Johnson has a background in the Royal Navy
and a degree in psychology.Kill or
be Killed is the fifth in his series of Jake Robinson novels.
Barry Johnson began
writing Greek stories after he retired in 2095. He published only one of these
stories, but he thinks he will eventually get around to revisiting them. Barry
uses his experience in the Royal Navy and his degree in psychology to help
write his novels. Kill or Be Killedis the fifth in his series featuring Jake
Robinson, an ex-military policeman turned MI5 operative. Prior to the release
of this instalment Barry has written:
Wherein Lies Justice?, Staying Alive, Hunt The Killer and Saving A Lady, all published with The
Book Guild. Barry, an owner/director of Learning Partners, has also published
well over sixty professional articles.
Dot Marshall-Gent worked
in the emergency services for twenty years first as a police officer, then as a
paramedic and finally as a fire control officer before graduating from King’s
College, London as a teacher of English in her mid-forties. She completed
a M.A. in Special and Inclusive Education at the Institute of Education, London
and now teaches part-time and writes mainly about educational issues. Dot
sings jazz and country music and plays guitar, banjo and piano as well as being
addicted to reading mystery and crime fiction.