One Way Out
When the alert sounds, DCI Harry Virdee has just enough time to get his son and his mother to safety before the bomb blows. But this is merely a stunt.
The worst is yet to come.
A new and aggressive nationalist group, the Patriots, have hidden a second device under one of the city’s mosques. In exchange for the safe release of those ...more
This is such a fast paced read. We start off with Harry spending quality time with his mother and son and for once things seem to be going well in Harry’s world. Life yet again though has other plans. ...more
Oh My God. Some books just make you go crazy. I don't mean 'This is awful' crazy. I mean 'The brain and hands who wrote this are magical' crazy. I owe Mr Dhand a massive book hangover! I enjoy action and thrillers, but I was not ready for such a pacy, punchy, and current novel to slap me and make me beg for more!
HAPPY PUBLICATION DAY A.A. Dhand!
My thanks to Anne Cater for inviting me to be part of this blog tour and to the publisher for sending me a copy of this novel in exchange for an...more
Harry is enjoying his annual leave, by spending time with his mother and young son Aaron on a day out to City Park, Bradford……his wife is at Friday prayers in a nearby mosque……but then there’s a security alert and people need to leave the area….
There’s panic as people run to leave….Harry knows the area, so takes his mother and son to a nearby building that he knows has a cellar…..but his so worried about his wife, ...more
The fourth outing for Harry Virdee, A A Dhand’s Bradford based protagonist is an explosive one, and that description is apt. The novel opens literally with a massive explosion, a huge bomb exploding under the City Park, the emergency services having evacuated the area with just moments to spare. Harry was in the park with his son and it takes him a little while to discover that the city’s mosques are being held to ransom, a previously unknown far-right group having ...more
This is the first book that I’ve read by A. A. Dhand and I absolutely LOVED it. One Way Out is one of those books where the wordunputdownableis not enough to describe this book. I’d go as far as to say, this book absolutely consumed me.
A. A. Dhand has a fabulous character in Harry Virdee. I know this is the fourth book featuring this character but ...more
This time a thousand Muslims are kept captive by the threat of a bomb going off inside the Mosque. The instigators want their rival faction to be brought to the mosque and then the people can be freed.
An interesting, fascinating storyline with Harry Virdee coming out alive at the end.
We are thrown straight into the thick of the action as in the first few chapters we have a huge explosion at a busy park in Bradford by an aggressive group who have named themselves The Patriots while Harry was their with his family. I felt tense ...more
And it is back with a bang!
The opening prologue is astonishing and jaw dropping..
Bradford is under attack, a summer's day, everyone is enjoying the sun. Then Boom, there is a warning , get out now! mass panic ensues and a huge explosion detonates wiping out part of Bradford city centre, though that isn’t the worst of it, a 2nd , bigger bomb is primed and ready to explode, hidden within one of the 105 ...more