Killers of a Certain Age

Killers of a Certain Age

Fiction & Poetry, Modern & Contemporary Fiction, Crime & Thrillers
Paperback Published on: 09/03/2023
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Synopsis

Older women often feel invisible, but sometimes that's their secret weapon. Billie, Mary Alice, Helen and Natalie have worked for the Museum, an elite network of assassins, for forty years. But now their talents are considered old-school and no one appreciates their real-world resourcefulness in an age of technology. When the foursome is sent on an all-expenses-paid trip to mark their retirement, they are targeted by one of their own. Only the Board, the top-level members of the Museum, can order the termination of field agents, and the women realise they've been marked for death. To get out alive they have to turn against their own organization, relying on experience and each other to get the job done, knowing that working together is the secret to their survival. They're about to teach the Board what it really means to be a woman - and a killer - of a certain age.

  • Publisher: Hodder & Stoughton
  • ISBN: 9781399712781
  • Number of pages: 368
  • Weight: 260g
  • Dimensions: 196 x 126 x 30 mm

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Killers of a Certain Age
A Fabulous Fun Read
What a fabulous fun read.,a fast paced thriller .Four female trained Assassins for 40 years are now being retired and sent on a fabulous cruise ,but they s... READ MORE
Chrissie Mortimer
Killers of a Certain Age
a very entertaining read
“’I wasn’t expecting that. I should have stretched first.’ The truth was, it had been some time since I’d wrapped myself like a pretzel around someone I wa... READ MORE
Marianne Vincent
Killers of a Certain Age
Brilliant read
Killers of a Certain Age is my first novel by Deanna Raybourn, but it certainly won’t be my last (in fact, I have already bought the first two books of her... READ MORE
Noemi Proietti
Killers of a Certain Age
Interesting read
Billie, Mary-Alice, Natalie and Helen are 4 women of a certain age and on the cruise of a lifetime. They’ve worked together for 40 years for the Museum, an... READ MORE
Gee Wood
Killers of a Certain Age
Good premise, poor executio
I really liked the premise of this book and the idea of hiding in plain sight bring an ideal weapon for the older "invisible" woman. But, oh dear, despite... READ MORE
jean
Killers of a Certain Age
Never underestimate a woman of a certain age
Travelling around Europe, Billie and her friends come up with inventive plans, clever disguises and sneaky ways to eliminate their opposition. This is suc... READ MORE
Robert young