The Drop

  • by Howard Linskey
  • Narrated by David Nellist
  • 9 hrs and 41 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

David Blake likes to think he’s no gangster. He's a white-collar criminal, working for gangster Bobby Mahoney, enjoying the money pouring in. Trouble is, a big chunk of that money has just gone missing along with Geordie Cartwright. Has Geordie done a runner or been killed by a rival gang? In a bloody finale, Blake has to make an agonising choice and someone has to pay the ultimate price....


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Customer Reviews

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A gripping graphic insight into the world of crime

This book is a gripping tale that is enhanced totally by the narrater David Nellist. His wonderful Jordie accent kept us amused and that coupled with the author's humour at times had us laughing out loud. We were totally absorbed for our journey across France and had to park up to hear the end of the story we were so engrossed. A brilliant way to pass the time on boring roads. The story is simple but well thought through with an interesting twist that one does not expect. It is quite a strange thing to find yourself on the side of the baddies and not wanting them to get caught. A book I would recommend to anyone who can understand the Jordie humour and accent not a book for someone trying to learn English!!!
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- Jacky

great character

What did you like most about The Drop?

The story really moved along

What did you like best about this story?

The main character.

What does David Nellist bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you had only read the book?

The narrative was brilliant. I felt that I knew the characters.

Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?


Any additional comments?

Can't wait for the next book

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- Barbara

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-12-2012
  • Publisher: Whole Story AudioBooks