Kidnapped coffins, dark humour and city crime drama make Kevin Scott’s Dead Cat Bounce a winner

Dead Cat Bounce by Kevin Scott

What’s the story: 24 hours before the funeral of their little brother, Matt and Peter have to start to work together to pay a gangster £20,000 to have the body and coffin returned in time for the service – and without their hysterical mother finding out.

You’ll like it if you like: Orphans, Breaking Bad, The Shield, Matt Bendoris’ crime novels, Chris Brookmyre, 24 (the good seasons). Continue reading