#3 in series

The Sudden Arrival of Violence

Book 3 in the series

4.13 based on 139 ratings & 25 reviews on Goodreads.com
Mantle

Publication date: 16.01.2014
ISBN: 9780230769731
Number of pages: 400

Synopsis

It begins with two deaths: a money-man and a grass. Deaths that offer a unique opportunity to a man like Calum MacLean. A man who has finally had enough of killing.

Meanwhile two of Glasgow's biggest criminal organisations are at quiet, deadly war with one another. And as Detective Michael Fisher knows, the biggest - and bloodiest - manoeuvres are yet to come . . .

The stunning conclusion to Malcolm Mackay's lauded Glasgow Trilogy, The Sudden Arrival of Violence will return readers to the city's underworld: a place of dark motives, dangerous allegiances and inescapable violence . . .

In the media

Superb . . . Mackay is a true original, managing to conjure up a gripping new way of portraying city-noir. This, from a writer who has lived his whole life in far-off Stornoway, with only few short visits to the Glasgow he has so vividly created. He's no longer a rising star. He's risen
The Times
A thriller trilogy that thrills
Washington Post
Dangerously original.
Saga Magazine