My Life, Our Times

My Life, Our Times

Gordon Brown

Gordon Brown

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLERGordon Brown has been a guiding force for Britain and the world over three decades. This is his candid, poignant and deeply relevant story.In describing his upbringing in Scotland as the son of a minister, the near loss of his eyesight as a student and the death of his daughter within days of her birth, he shares the passionately held principles that have shaped and driven him, reminding us that politics can and should be a calling to serve.He explains how as Chancellor he equipped Britain for a globalised economy while swimming against the neoliberal tide and shows what more must be done to halt rising inequality. In his behind-the-scenes account of the financial crisis and his leading role in saving the world economy from collapse, he addresses the question of who was to blame for the crash and why its causes and consequences still beset us. From the invasion of Iraq to the tragedy of...
Read online
  • 44
Darkest Thoughts

Darkest Thoughts

Gordon Brown

Gordon Brown

Book 1 in the mind-bending McIntyre road-trip crime thriller series.Your inner self can be deadly.Craig McIntyre's mere presence can transform people's darkest thoughts into action.On an Iraqi street, McIntyre finds himself at the center of an event that leaves several people dead. Ex-military, now a bodyguard, he has no idea how they died.Others think he is responsible – the catalyst. They have no issue with that. Indeed, they are intent on harnessing Craig's dark talent for creating chaos...and will let no-one stand in their way.Who are McIntyre's pursuers? What do they see in him that he cannot see in himself? And what will happen to him if he is caught? Worse, what will happen to those closest to him if he escapes?As he struggles to come to terms with events, and with the possibility that he really is a vehicle for anarchy, can he stop his darkest thoughts turning to revenge?A fast-paced international thriller that builds to a dramatic climax.
Read online
  • 19