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Discover the explosive Jay Qasim series!

To celebrate the upcoming publication of THE MOTIVE, a 2021 Quick Reads by Khurrum Rahman and a prequel to his explosive Jay Qasim spy thriller series, we’re giving you the chance to win 10 copies of the first book, THE EAST OF HOUNSLOW, for your reading group! 5 sets available.

If you’d like a set, please contact us on the email address below. The winning groups will be chosen at random.

Good luck!


Meet Jay: small-time dealer, accidental spy.

The one man who can save us all?

Javid – call him Jay – is a dope dealer living in West London. He goes to mosque on Friday, and he’s just bought his pride and joy – a BMW. He lives with his mum, and life seems sweet.

But his world is about to turn upside-down. Because MI5 have been watching him, and they think he’s just the man they need for a delicate mission.

One thing’s for sure: now he’s a long way East of Hounslow, Jay’s life will never be the same again.

With the edgy humour of Four Lions and the pulse-racing tension of Nomad, East of Hounslow is the first in a series of thrillers starring Jay Qasim.

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