Shug Francis has been running a successful car theft ring in Glasgow for years, and now he wants to muscle his way into the drug business. When Shug brings in Lewis Winter to deal drugs on Peter Jamieson's turf, Jamieson decides to send Shug a clear message in the form of Lewis Winter's corpse. With veteran gunman Frank MacLeod out recovering from hip surgery, Jamieson hires the promising young freelancer Calum MacLean to make the hit. Mackay's Glasgow Trilogy is all fun and no joy. You will be rushing out to get the second book immediately after finishing the first.