By Conscience Bound [NOOK Book]

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Malta - 1975. Sean Toothe, an emaciated kid, holds onto his dying mother's hand as she exhorts him to look after his five-year old brother after she's gone. the kid's fourteen-years old and with his mother gone, he's under the "care" of his brutal step-father. Making his colourful escape from the island, he turns his back on the life of hunger and beatings and with the arrogance of youth, easily forgets the promise he'd made.
Fast forward twenty years, when a visitor brings sean...

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By Conscience Bound

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Overview

Malta - 1975. Sean Toothe, an emaciated kid, holds onto his dying mother's hand as she exhorts him to look after his five-year old brother after she's gone. the kid's fourteen-years old and with his mother gone, he's under the "care" of his brutal step-father. Making his colourful escape from the island, he turns his back on the life of hunger and beatings and with the arrogance of youth, easily forgets the promise he'd made.
Fast forward twenty years, when a visitor brings sean devastating news of the brother he'd abandoned. the promise he'd made to his mother and the nagging conscience so desperately in need of salving, plunges him headlong into a whirlwind adventure which brings him into contact with an evil underworld inhabited by violent gangsters, drug barons and... the love of a beautiful woman.
By Conscience Bound is a heartbreaking story of love, adventure and bitter revenge. It sprints internationally and breathlessly through time and memory before inevitably hurtling to it's spectacular and brutal climax.

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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940033115136
  • Publisher: VM Frost
  • Publication date: 3/7/2012
  • Sold by: Smashwords
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 111,303
  • File size: 336 KB

Meet the Author

Vm (Jack) Frost was born in Stamford, Lincolnshire. Moving with his Air Force parents to the Mediterranean island of Malta in the 1960’s, he remained there until 1976, when he returned to the UK to complete his education. Leaving school with negligible qualifications, he joined the British army where, after completing several operational tours, he left as a senior non-commissioned officer. Since then, he has undertaken such diverse work as: grill chef, baker, mechanic, and builder. After a period working as a residential social worker with troubled adolescents, he became a police officer; firstly with Thames Valley Police, and then later the Metropolitan Police, where for the remainder of his15 years service, he served on the front line carrying out both investigatory work and public order duties, including the quelling of the 2011 Tottenham riots. Front Stack is his fourth book.
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