Author(s): Philip Kerr
Everyone knows football is a matter of life and death. But this time, it's murder. Scot Manson: team coach for London City FC and all-round fixer for the lads. Players love him, bosses trust him. But now the team's manager has been found dead at their home stadium. Even Scott can't smooth over murder...but can he catch the killer before he strikes again?
'An entertaining read' The Times. 'A gripping whodunnit set in the world of football' Sport. 'He writes... he scores!' Mail on Sunday. 'A very readable romp ... an enjoyable window through which to view the excesses of English Premier League football' Scotland on Sunday. 'It's a novel clearly in love with the game's politics and Kerr dives in with pacy fashion, exploring the club and its characters with relish' The List. 'Highly entertaining and deliciously gossipy, January Window is the first in a projected series about the beautiful game featuring Scott Manson' Irish Independent.
Philip Kerr is the bestselling author of the Bernie Gunther thrillers, for which he received a CWA Dagger Award. Born in Edinburgh, he now lives in London. He is a life-long supporter of Arsenal. Follow @theScottManson on Twitter.