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Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Despite interest from a number of publishers Kernick was unable to secure a deal, so he joined the sales force of the specialist IT and Business Consultancy Metaskil plc in Aldermaston, Berkshire in where he remained until he secured his first book deal The Business of Dying in September xie Dennis Milne is a fascinating character, disgraced copper, assassin but has his own sense of justice.

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Kerhick then the sad part of me wants me to be the one to hold him and love him – even though he is a fictional character lol. Didn’t see the outcome coming either! He graduated from Brighton Polytechnic in with a degree in humanities. I would definitely be up for reading more by this author.

In Dennis Milne’s case, his lawlessness arises out of a ketnick mistake he made where he killed three innocent people. The premise of the book, Milne avenging Malik’s death, was rather flimsy to me, in that he hadn’t even seen Malik in over 3 years.

A Good Day to Die

His wimon target – a pedophile from Britain he happens to know. Book ratings by Goodreads. Good thriller but it felt kind of like a cheesy Hollywood movie: Nonetheless, Dennis Milne is a complex and interesting character, an anti-hero who does wrong for the right reasons.

Books by Simon Kernick. Jan 27, Tom Kinney rated it liked it.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Leaving didn’t seem plausible. Oct 30, Cphe rated it really liked it Shelves: All the right thriller ingredients, fast-paced, exciting sumon plenty of twists and turns. Dennis Milne – the cynical but oddly loveable character was back with avengence – literally after his ex partner Asif Malik was murdered by a hit man.


Drug dealers; child molesters; the worst kind of criminals. From the beaches of the Philippines to the mean streets of London, a hunt for justice becomes a terrifying battle for survival. Why would kernicck give up a fairly nice life in order to seek justice?

Since our last encounter with Dennis he has had plastic surgery and moved to the Philippines and is known by locals as Mick Kane. Because although his former colleagues don’t know he’s back in town, it soon becomes clear there are people who do. Hardcoverpages. Very bleak and gloomy ending. Hungry for revenge and determined to uphold his own very rough brand of justice, Milne’s search for the person behind his friend’s death leaves a trail of death and destruction that is more wide-reaching than even he could have expected.

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We are introduced with Mick Kane, a. I really enjoy his writings and have so many novels of his to catch up. When Dennis Milne–now living under an assumed identity in the Philippines–hears that his old friend and colleague Malik has been gunned down in a restaurant, he decides to go back to the violent city he once called home and bring the murderer to justice.

The finale came of quite a surprise to me, for I suspected someone completely else behind all this scheme from somewhere in the middle of the book on.

A Good Day to Die : (Dennis Milne 2)

I haven’t read the first one before I read this and this was my first from him. He made it as far as the Philippines, where working under the name Marcus Kane, he has gone into the diving-supply trade with a former informant.

Having recognized the man as the killer of his former partner, DS Asif Malik, he shoots him and then decides implausibly to return to London where he kernivk the subject of an intense manhunt to wreck vengeance on Les Pope, the man behi Eay Dennis Milne is partnered with a former informant and running a small hotel and dive shop in the Philippines.

Mar 18, Joe Stamber rated it really liked it Shelves: Dennis Milne is an ex-cop who is now a contract killer who kills only bad guys, and between killings he makes sure that no harm is done to a dog. I’ve done jobs before Another great read that is full of action.


The plot was very ‘Hollywood’ what with all the one man vs the World situations, but it is a novel after all, but without the explanation of how the plot came together in the final chapter, it was too confusing to understand how the turn of events.

Simon’s big breakthrough came with his novel Relentless which was the biggest selling thriller of Milne respects few men but he admired Malik so he heads back to London to find the man responsible for Malik 19s death and make sure he pays. Since our last encounte This captivating and complex suspense story brings us back to the ongoing saga of disgraced ex-police inspector Dennis Milne. I really like the way the setting was described, it went very well with the story. Whole Story Audiobooks Availability: Put this one at the top of your list; it will keep you up well into the night” show more.

Kernic has a talent to make you really understand the character. Nov 21, Audrey rated it really liked it. However when all is said and done, it was an engaging read, with an unusual morally ambiguous main character. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. He got quite lucky, not to die in the first few chapters already, and with the help of friends, or not so friends, or not so enemies he closes into the case more and more. This is the first Simon Kernick novel I’ve read, and I was very pleased.

Milne feels a strong need to return to the UK to avenge Malik’s death. A Good Day to Die Author s: Dennis Milne 2 Author s: Dec 01, Gary rated it it was amazing.