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Villains

By: Paul Ferris,Reg McKay
Narrated by: Robbie Macnab
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Summary

Paul Ferris was one of Britain's most feared gangsters for 25 years. Now Ferris reveals for the first time the real inside story of the villains he met and worked with, the common thugs, and big-time players that surrounded him, and the world of violence and fear he lived in every day of his life.
©2007 Paul Ferris and Reg McKay (P)2007 Oakhill Publishing Ltd

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Average at best

Not very interesting. Mr Ferris portraited as good guy and there seems to be no structure to this book. Random stories from random times left and right and as a bonus you get promo for other stuff the author has produced. You will not miss much if you skip this one.

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awful book....not worth the reading

It's all he said ....rumours??? The part about Twechar is absolute bull.....first Twechar is a village,and none of the shopkeepers were horrible to their customers....the village was full of big burly miners ,and the village sticks together ...and would have ran him out !!!
This is full of inaccuracies.....fairytales....all myths of ferris' making !!!!!

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Wow

From the moment i started listening to the book i just knew the author was telling the truth.
I couldn't stop listening.

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same name dropping he's a bully who was bullied

IF I was the wee man who was Arthur's 10p wanybe with HAPPENED TO MR P WASTE OF A CROOKS MONEY LIVING UP WITH UFF MEMBERS AND THIS 1 FROM LONDON WELL WHAT ABOUT THE BOLD JAMES JAMBA MACLEAN HE STARTED JAMBA OFF IN QUEENSLIE FLOODING THE EAST END WITH SMACK PRICK

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Instant recall!

I first read this book to my wee brother. Whilst he was in hospital. He loved it! I loved it. He was a game wee man himself. Sadly since then. He has passed . I bought the audiobook and it took me right back to those nights reading to my brother. . Until he eventually fell asleep. The audio did not disappoint.! Love the narrators voice . The stories in it obviously don’t change but still had me gripped. Laughing out loud and sometimes a wee tear. Love the honesty of the books. Miss the auld school morals. Fantastic mr F

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Great story

Really enjoyed this audiobook, plenty of funny wee lines through out. I’d say it’s a must listen

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interesting and expertly told

I read the book years ago and lost it so downloaded the audio book and I was not disappointed great narrator, my favourite writer and a very interesting story.

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eye opener

Paul has stories to tell and I want to hear them all!!! Paul... if you see this, please make films out the books and gies a part in it! ha. couldn't put it down. thirsty for more now!

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loved it but had to stop as the chapters seem to be out of order

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bad basterds ......

awesome book ...I could listen to your stories all day .......listened to it twice in a week whilst at work ..😎😎 loved it