The Gypsy Code: The true story of hide-and-seek in a violent underworld (Paperback)Mike Woodhouse (author)
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The Gypsy Code is a true story of secret identity, revenge and forbidden love that's perfect for fans of Running with the Firm, Undercover and Soldier Spy.
Mike Woodhouse had everything: an engineering business, a wine bar, a home, a Range Rover and a boat. Then he caught a group of travellers stealing from his warehouse. A car chase, petrol bombing and court case later, and everything had changed.
A marked man, Mike was forced to leave everything behind and move to the Peak District for a fresh start. But his old life was never far behind and when he fell for Rhoda, a Romany Gypsy, kin to the very people he was hiding from, he knew he wouldn't be safe for much longer . . .
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Number of pages: 304
Weight: 213 g
Dimensions: 198 x 129 x 18 mm
The Gypsy Code [is] about how he turned from staunch critic of the travelling community to one who saw the good in them - and, for a while, even became one of them. It is a story of his road to redemption but what changed his mind? In a word: love * Daily Express *
A violent underworld feud, car chases, petrol bombings and court cases, to being offered a home by gypsies, Mike Woodhouse's eventful life sounds like the plot of a novel . . . [an] incredible riches to rags story * Diss Mercury *