The Controller - Book 1

One man’s courage could save man’s best friend…

“The Controller is the start of a wonderful series!” Amazon review

It takes courage to change sides.

They’re making big money. When a group kidnapping dogs for ransom hits South London, local detective Amanda Lacey investigates after an acquaintance alerts her she isn’t the only victim of the upsetting crime.

But what starts out as a way to make quick money for the gang, quickly turns sinister when a local hard-man gets involved. And Pete didn’t sign up for what happens next. With a past record, can he put his personal fears aside and involve the police before it’s too late?

Find out what Pete does next and read The Controller today.

This is the first installment of the British detective series featuring DS Amanda Lacey and DC Jack Rutherford. Meet two characters you can’t help but enjoy as they solve crimes involving ordinary people in extraordinary circumstances.

Also available on audio!

(Note from the author: fear not the subject matter, you’ll be pleasantly surprised by this story)

Reviews so far:

"Great first novel. Unexpected twists kept the tension going. I was expecting a more blood-and-guts story but in fact, the subject matter worked surprisingly well."

"I was on edge the entire time. Great read! I didn't want it to end at all wishing there was at least 1 more chapter."

"Well written thriller with protagonists I could immediately like. Well written, quick read. I loved the book, in spite of subject matter. I have dogs, and wow I could imagine! Recommended."

A little more about The Controller.

This is the first book , a short book, in the Detective Amanda Lacey series and sees her investigating a crime of dogs going missing and ransom demands. Together with the help of a local businesswoman and an online noticeboard, they crack the case. But that’s not the only thing that happens as the two find they click together in more ways than one.

Without giving the details away, there is no gore in this book, it’s left to your own imagination through the storyline, and I know you’ll enjoy it.




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