Gangster’s Wives UK By Tammy Cohen


Behind every good man is a good woman. But what lies behind every bad man?

Gangsters’ Wives tells the side of the story you didn’t know – what it’s like to live with Britain’s most lawless men, from the women who married them.

Devoted mum-of-three Judy Marks was imprisoned alongside her husband, notorious drug smuggler Howard Marks; while Flanagan, the first ever Page Three girl, found herself splashed across the papers as the fiancee of legendary East End villain Reggie Kray.

Jenny Pinto, wife of gangster Dave Courtney, has given the police keys to their house to stop them breaking down the front door.

In ten funny, moving, searingly honest first-person accounts, Gangsters’ Wives tells you all you ever wanted to know about the lives and loves of the women who are, quite literally, married to the mob.


About the Author

Tammy Cohen has worked as a freelance journalist on numerous newspapers and magazines specialising in human interest stories, relationship and parenting features. Author of the bestselling Deadly Divorces, The Day I Died and Amazing Gap Year Adventures, she currently writes for Cosmopolitan and Woman and Home.

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