Brit Grit Alley features interviews, news and updates on what's happening down British crime fiction's booze and blood soaked alleyways.
SOUTHSIDERS - THAT'S ALL RIGHT BY NIGEL BIRD
Scottish teenager Jesse Garon wakes up one day and finds a note on the fridge from his father saying that he has left home to get work in Belfast. Later that day, Jesse gets an email from his alcoholic mother telling him that she has also left home. So Jesse is forced to fend for himself.
There'll be more carryings on down Brit Grit Alley very soon, sorta kinda thing, like.