Edward William Lewis was born in Manchester. He was an author and scriptwriter. He wrote several episodes for the television series Z-Cars. His novel Jack's Return Home was made into the movie Get Carter, starring Michael Caine. He is the creator of 'Jack Carter', a hit-man for the mob in London.
Titles and year of publication:
|'Jack Carter' Novels|
|1) Jack's Return Home (Also published as: Get Carter ; and as: Carter )||1970|
|2) Jack Carter's Law (US Title: Jack Carter and the Law )||1974|
|3) Jack Carter and the Mafia Pigeon||1977|
|2) Billy Rags||1973|
|4) G.B.H. (US Title: Grievous Bodily Harm )||1980|