East of Hounslow (Jay Qasim, Book 1)
Shortlisted for the CWA John Creasey Debut Dagger Award 2018Shortlisted for the CrimeFest Last Laugh Award 2018‘A brilliant thriller. You’d be mad not to buy this.’ Ben AaronovitchMeet Jay.Small-time dealer.Accidental jihadist.The one man who can save us all?Javid – call him Jay – is a dope dealer living in West London. He goes to mosque on Friday, and he’s just bought his pride and joy – a BMW. He lives with his mum, and life seems sweet.But his world is about to turn upside-down. Because MI5 have been watching him, and they think he’s just the man they need for a delicate mission.One thing’s for sure: now he’s a long way East of Hounslow, Jay’s life will never be the same again.With the edgy humour of Four Lions and the pulse-racing tension of Nomad, East of Hounslow is the first in a series of thrillers starring Jay Qasim.