Short, Sharp Interview: Howard Linskey

PDB: Congratulations on the deal with Penguin. How did that come about? HL: Thanks. I’d been working on a new book with some different characters and my agent, Phil Patterson at Marjacq, sent it out to publishers. One of the first to read it was Emad Akhtar at Penguin Random House and, luckily for me, he really liked it. They completed the deal duringContinue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: Howard Linskey”

Recommended Read: The Drop by Howard Linskey

David Blake isn’t really a gangster, although his boss Bobby Mahoney most certainly is. Blake is the  more legitimate side of Mahoney’s gangland empire. One of Blake’s business  responsibilities is ‘The Drop’. The delivery of cash to someone very powerful and very influential. But when Blake’s heads back to Newcastle, after an idyllic  trip to Thailand with his yuppie-lawyer girlfriend,Continue reading “Recommended Read: The Drop by Howard Linskey”

Recommended Read: The Drop by Howard Lynskey

David Blake isn’t really a gangster, although his boss Bobby Mahoney most certainly is. Blake is the  more legitimate side of Mahoney’s gangland empire. One of Blake’s business  responsibilities is ‘The Drop’. The delivery of cash to someone very powerful and very influential. But when Blake’s heads back to Newcastle, after an idyllic  trip to Thailand with his yuppie-lawyer girlfriend,Continue reading “Recommended Read: The Drop by Howard Lynskey”