About this book
Paperback edition of this acclaimed and brutal crime writing, with alcoholic, ex-journalist Gus Dury its memorable central character. This is the follow-up to "Paying For It" and is published alongside the new novel, "Loss".
When the gangland owner of a pit bull that killed a 3-year-old girl is found gutted on an Edinburgh hill Gus Dury is asked to investigate, and soon finds himself up to his neck in the warring underworld of the city's sink estates. Gus must work fast to root out the truth, whilst the case sinks its teeth ever deeper into him.