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Widows (Dolly Rawlins, #1) Harry Rawlins had been masterminding robberies for 20 years The hijack of a security van would bring the gang thousands, but the job went wrong Harry his team were killed Harry s widow, Dolly, had three options She could hand over Harry s ledgers to the police She could hand them over to a bunch of thugs Or she could take the business over. Best Read Books Widows (Dolly Rawlins, #1) Author Lynda La Plante – thegreatwallonline.us

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  • Paperback
  • 288 pages
  • Widows (Dolly Rawlins, #1)
  • Lynda La Plante
  • English
  • 10 February 2017
  • 0751508446

10 thoughts on “Widows (Dolly Rawlins, #1)


  1. says:

    This novel was originally written in the 1980s and hase been recently re released Probably in the wake of La Plante s other series doing so well.I think because it s not as modern as her other series I didn t enjoy it as much I m guessing there is a sequel to it, or there is one in the works ...


  2. says:

    The name Lynda La Plante evokes fond memories of hit TV shows like Prime Suspect and Tennison, both of which drew enormous ratings success, multi Awards, and an almost reverential following.La Plante has recast one of her earlier crime stories in Widows and its a ripper A security van heist goes badly wrong and three armed robbers who were about to cash in when a twist of fate sees them incinerated in their car The boss of the raid, Harry Hawkins, leaves behind widow Dolly After the devasta The name Lynda La Plante evokes fond memories of hit TV shows like Prime Suspect and Tennison, both of which drew enormous ratings success, multi Awards, and an almost reverential following.La Plante has recast one of her earlier crime stories in Widows and its a ripper A security van heist goes badly wrong and three armed robbers who were about to cash in when a twist of fate sees them incinerated in their car The boss of the raid, Harry Hawkins, le...


  3. says:

    Gripping A real page turner Fantastic story and characters


  4. says:

    Blurb from goodreads Three thieves widows decide to continue their late husbands latest burglary .My ReviewWhen you read books like this you really wish there was a and a half rating as I dont think this merits a 3 but didn t want to give it a 2 either.The book starts fabulously well with a great plot of the men doing a robbery and it going horrifically wrong 2 and a half pages and I was hooked However this is a classic example of something that starts so well that quickly goes downhill Blurb from goodreads Three thieves widows decide to continue their late husbands latest burglary .My ReviewWhen you read books like this you really wish there was a and a half rating as I dont think this merits a 3 but didn t want to give it a 2 either.The book starts fabulously well with a great plot of the men doing a robbery and it going horrifically wrong 2 and a half pages and I was hooked However this is a classic example of something that starts so well that quickly goes downhill.The plot is great that the widows take over where the husbands left off and take charge of the plan However it started going wrong for my by the portrayal of the female characters In a situation like that they would pull together and do what needs must and in some parts they do However quite a lot through it they bicker, act childish and like drama queens and I felt it was a poor portrayal of women put into a mans situation.There was asp...


  5. says:

    The story of a security heist in which the gang has an accident during the heist and burns to death Except the one guy with the get away car The widows grieve but then decide to try the heist themselves.It turns out the main gangster did not die He swopped places with the guy who drove the get away car He is alive but his widow does not know He knows she is directing the tea, of widows now attempting the heist He shadows her to rob her of the cash He intended to leave her for a younger wo The story of a security heist in which the gang has an accident during the heist and burns to death Except the one guy with the get away car The widows grieve but then decide to try the heist themselves.It turns out the main gangster did not die He swopped places with the guy who ...


  6. says:

    Mmmmdisappointed with this I remember this TV series from the early 80s I think have enjoyed other books by this author but this one didn t have the intensity of those, in fact the writing was pretty flat..it was a bit like listening to someone recounting what they d watched the night before


  7. says:

    80 s hold up job involving four women.


  8. says:

    Cracking crime series and equally cracking Tv series, any crime fan would enjoy these immensely.

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