Dagger Awards Best Novel (nominee)
Jake is a successful 34-year-old man when DI Davey Green arrives to take him back to Manchester, where 15 years ago, Jake ran wild. In Manchester, Jake's friend, Johnny, had been murdered. Now another corpse has been found, and Jake must finally confront the ghosts of despair that haunt him.
Used availability for Nicholas Blincoe's Manchester Slingback
March 1999 : UK Paperback
April 1998 : UK Paperback
April 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition