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The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard

Monday, September 14, 2020 ThrillerFiction

The Nothing Man by Catherine Ryan Howard front cover

Department store security men. You probably never even notice them but being inconspicuous comes with the job description, I imagine. So Jim definitely fits the bill as he patrols the aisles of a shop in Cork in the Republic of Ireland. He’s an ex garda and his old fashioned copper ways mean he is treated as a bit of a joke by his store colleagues but Jim isn’t bothered; he’ll do his job until his appointed clocking off time and then go home to wife Noreen.

Jim is a bit of a nobody, a nothing man really. Which is why he is shocked to spot a new tome being trumpeted in the books section of the store. It’s true crime written by the survivor of a multi murderer’s final attack and it strikes a chord with Jim because he remembers the cases well...

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