Jessie Keane

About Jessie

Jessie Keane is a Sunday Times top ten bestselling author. She's lived both ends of the social spectrum, and her fascination with London's underworld led her to write Dirty Game, followed by bestsellers Black Widow, Scarlet Women, Jail Bird, The Make, Playing Dead, Nameless, Ruthless (the fifth book to feature Annie Carter), Lawless andDangerous. Jessie's books have sold more than 750,000 copies. She now lives in Hampshire.

Jessie Keane

Books by Jessie Keane

Stay Dead
Stay Dead
Dangerous
Dangerous
Lawless
Lawless
Ruthless
Ruthless
Nameless
Nameless

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Jessie Keane on love and loss at Christmas time

Jessie Keane on love and loss at Christmas time

After the death of my husband, I dreaded Christmas. I’d lost him suddenly, to a heart attack. One moment we’d been a couple; the next there I was, single again after fifteen years, a widow. It was unthinkable, the most awful shock.

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Crime fiction author Jessie Keane on women and loyalty in the London underworld

Crime fiction author Jessie Keane on women and loyalty in the London underworld

When I set out to write a London gangster thriller aimed at women (but it seems men like them too!) way back in the day when Dirty Game the first Annie Carter novel, appeared in my brain, I had no firm idea of what kind of woman she would turn out to be.

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Clara Dolan: whatever the cost, she would pay it...

Clara Dolan: whatever the cost, she would pay it...

Clara Dolan was born into a well-to-do family, but her life is ripped apart when her father embezzles from his business and vanishes, and her mother dies in childbirth. She starts carving out an upward path for herself and her younger siblings, but Clara soon finds herself in a world defined by m...

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Crime books you should read this autumn

Crime books you should read this autumn

From police procedurals to historical mysteries, forensic thrillers to psychological suspense, we have the perfect crime book to read as the evenings get longer and longer.

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