Ex-boxer Garron is back, now working full time as a bodyguard and rent collector and struggling with both his wrecked past and his bleak future. Working for shady businessmen and criminals, he's trying to stay one step out of their life and make sense of his own. But at a time when Garron sees a possible way out of his troubles, one small job starts to escalate out of control and betrayal by friends and manipulation by enemies sees him dragged into a world of unlicensed fights and shotgun robberies, a world where he is pulled into confrontation with career criminal Adam Hillier, a world in which Hillier walks unchallenged. It is another man's world.
Getting information out of Joe Stein is like getting blood out of the proverbial stone. We do know that he's from north London and that his first job was in a scrap-yard, stripping copper out of electrical cables. From there it was only a short eighteen-year jump to writing. He admits to being an ex-musician and sometime amateur boxer and won't say much else. He has written half a dozen short stories and a training manual for bodyguards. Another Man's World is his second novel.His first Garron novel, Cold Fire, Calm Rage, is also available from bluechrome.