I am What I am

I am What I am : The True Story of Britain's Most Notorious Jewel Thief

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Joan Hannington - aka 'the Godmother' - is one of the most notorious figures in London's criminal underworld. After a rough, loveless childhood and a disastrous first marriage, during which she was first introduced to a life of crime, Joan married professional bad boy Boisie Hannington, and embarked on a journey to become one of Britain's most successful diamond thieves. Literally millions of pounds passed through their hands and Joan and Boisie became members of the criminal elite, but tragedy was soon to strike at the heart of their outrageous lifestyle...In turns funny, shocking and violent, this is a remarkable raw debut from a true survivor.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 279 pages
  • 150 x 230mm
  • Headline Publishing Group
  • Headline Book Publishing
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • New edition
  • 0747243646
  • 9780747243649

About Joan Hannington

Joan Hannington was born in London of Irish extraction in 1957. She was for many years one of Britain's most notorious female criminals, but has gone straight for the last decade.show more

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