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Summary

My dad says bad things happen when I break it....

Daniel is looking forward to his birthday. He wants pie and chips, a big chocolate cake and a comic book starring his favourite superhero. And as long as he follows The Rule, nothing bad will happen. 

Daniel will be 23 next week. And he has no idea that he's about to kill a stranger. Daniel's parents know that their beloved and vulnerable son will be taken away. They know that Daniel didn't mean to hurt anyone, he just doesn't know his own strength. They dispose of the body. Isn't that what any loving parent would do? 

But as forces on both sides of the law begin to close in on them, they realise they have no option but to finish what they started. Even if it means that others will have to die.... Because they'll do anything to protect Daniel. Even murder.

©2021 David Jackon (P)2021 Audible, Ltd

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The rule

Best book ever! Brilliant ! Just couldn’t stop listening …. Edge off the seat story line …. Highly recommend

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A father who would do everything ❤️

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Ok. This was probably one of the best book I have read so far . At first I’m not quite sure what getting into the story,I thought I knew already the ending but it wasn’t.
. A story of a father who will do everything for his son and wife. Everything. He is only a normal guy who works in a garage until it changes everything till he started to talk with the small drug clan,even being mugged he roomed but still manage to make a plan to save his sons life.
Daniel has a special needs. He doesn’t lie. So everything that his dad did was out in the open, but the other hand is the detective , Hannah. Who’s been hunted by her daughter , but she manage to save Daniel in all the chaos happen.

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Ending was amazing, to be honest I felt kike I want to read more. But thennagain of course something need to end . I’m looking forward to read more on this author and I definitely super definitely try the audiobook version . The narrator was amazing! Super 5⭐️ On him too x ( mark oosterveen ) such an amazing voice actor.



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Great story

So happy to have discovered this author! You just never know what his characters will do next! The story is fascinating as a study of what humans will do when they are cornered.
However the narrator was totally off with his portrayals of Scott and Gemma. They sounded like lord and lady of the manor, rather than a council high rise flat dwelling car mechanic and a part time supermarket worker. His delivery was very stilted and lacking flow to begin with too! Hopefully this will improve with experience.

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A really good listen!

A surprising story, lots of twists, really enjoyed it. Another great book from the Jackson stable.

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Gripping

Excellent story with echoes of Of Mice and Men. Narrator is generally good except for the main character Scott.. the narration for this character sounds like Matt Berry in the I T Crowd crossed with Edward from The League of Gentlemen, and it detracted from the otherwise 'natural' sounding narration. The story is fast paced and with enough twists and turns to make this a great listen in most respects

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simply amazing

another absolutely incredible Jackson story. The guy is a genius. This book is spine chillingly brilliant.