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(Henry Crowne Paying the Price #1)

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He is a secret IRA operative.
He is one of the most successful City bankers in London...
Now he is accused of murder.
Henry Crowne's case seems decided from the very beginning. His Irish background, financial terrorist connections and City reputation inexorably tilt the scales against him until Nancy Wu, former Queen's Counsel accepts to mount his defence. Will she manage to
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Kindle Edition, 294 pages
Published June 1st 2018
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Lel Budge
Nov 23, 2019 rated it really liked it
1 in the Henry Crown, Paying The Price series.

Set in the City of London in 2008. It really captures the atmosphere at the time of the financial collapse and those responsible for it….

It has great characters in Henry Crowne, a not very likeable, at times, protagonist, former QC, Nancy Wu and the rather wonderful Inspector Pole. He really could have a series of his own. There’s a fizzing chemistry between all three of them too.

A tale of the dark side of the financial world and all its shenanigans.
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Subhajit Das
Nov 24, 2018 rated it it was amazing
The catchy cover made me pick this book up. I loved the book because of three main reasons- 1. The portrayal of the incidents perfectly
2. The twisting plot with unexpected turns
3. The thrilling elements the story entangled with.
- All the things mentioned above made this book a sure shot for avid readers. Definitely recommendable. Thank you.
Alex Jones
Nov 10, 2019 rated it really liked it
Consisting of Collapse, Breaking Point and No turning Back , Freddie P. Peters has created an exhilarating series of high stakes financial thrillers. Stories deep in financial crime and corruption, murder, violence, terrorism, IRA, and focuses on the dishonest art world and more!

These fast paced, highly entertaining thrillers are a joy to read.

These books really carry some detail on past real life events, as Peters rips open the secrecy and the unscrupulous actions of the banks and bankers.

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Freddie P.Peters started her career as a lawyer and then became an investment banker. 25 years spent in the Square Mile (City of London) did give her a view she likes to share, on many hot topics from Financial Crises to Being Foreign and Female in a Male-dominated Industry, from Politics and the power of money to Contemporary Art, without forgetting the most essential of questions “Where have Eth ...more

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