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No Good Deed

(2001)
A novel by

 
 
Awards
Edgar Awards Best Novel (nominee)
In a freezing Glasgow tenement a Special Branch undercover operation has gone disastrously wrong. A nine-year-old boy and Orla McLeod, who was spearheading the case, are the only ones left alive. Orla's a damaged woman, she knows about violence, so she's not going to let anyone else take care of Jamie.

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Praise for this book

"Manda Scott picks us up by the scruff of the neck, drags us kicking and bumping along the rough side of life, then makes us fall in love with her characters along the way. Wow, just...wow." - Laurie R King

"Gritty, literate, and engaging, NO GOOD DEED is an exceptional achievement. Manda Scott is a fine writer, with a great future." - Julia Wallis Martin

"Compulsive reading from page one to the shattering conclusion...Manda Scott's writing is simply beautiful." - Denise Mina


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Hardback Editions

April 2002 : USA Hardback
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Title: No Good Deed
Author(s): Manda Scott
ISBN: 0-553-80267-4 / 978-0-553-80267-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
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May 2001 : UK Hardback
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Title: No Good Deed
Author(s): Manda Scott
ISBN: 0-7472-7345-6 / 978-0-7472-7345-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Feature
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Paperback Editions

September 2005 : UK Paperback
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Title: No Good Deed
Author(s): Manda Scott
ISBN: 0-7553-2903-1 / 978-0-7553-2903-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline Review
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August 2003 : USA Mass Market Paperback
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Title: No Good Deed
Author(s): Manda Scott
ISBN: 0-553-58468-5 / 978-0-553-58468-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Bantam
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January 2002 : UK Paperback
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Title: No Good Deed
Author(s): Manda Scott
ISBN: 0-7472-6250-0 / 978-0-7472-6250-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline
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2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: No Good Deed
Author(s): Manda Scott
ISBN: 0-7472-7346-4 / 978-9999983303 (UK edition)
Publisher: Headline
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

December 2013 : Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: No Good Deed
Author(s): Manda Scott
Publisher: Transworld Digital
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA