Goodnight Lady: A compelling thriller of power and corruption
She has always kept quiet... until now...
Dark and dangerous, GOODNIGHT LADY by the 'undisputed queen of crime writing' (Guardian) and Sunday Times No.1 bestseller Martina Cole features the powerful, beautiful and fearless Briony Cavanagh, London's most infamous businesswoman, and mistress of her own fate...
In the sixties, Briony Cavanagh ran a string of the most notorious brothels in London. Only Briony knew what went on behind those doors, and she never opened her mouth - unless she stood to benefit. Only Briony knew the painful road she'd travelled to get there. From an impoverished childhood that ended with shocking betrayal, she was determined to be mistress of her own fate. But along with success came risk and danger. And the Goodnight Lady had her own secret place that was always shadowed by loss.
If you love powerful female characters, be sure to also read Martina Cole's THE KNOW, CLOSE and GET EVEN. These ladies are strong, resilient and vengeful...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - mazda502001 - LibraryThing
I like this author's books as they are nearly all set around the area of London where I lived as a child. Her novels tend to be gritty, tough, graphically real but fast reads. I know without a doubt ... Read full review
I just discover this book and finished reading it, I love it. I really wished some director would want to make a movie series. It would be great and it is rare to find a woman running all this dark world. I seem never wana put this book down, i keep on imagine what it would be like if in real life. Its a great book! Martina Cole i love it.