Ted Lewis

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 [1971]; and as: Carter [1971])  1970
 2) Jack Carter's Law (US Title: Jack Carter and the Law [1975])  1974
 3) Jack Carter and the Mafia Pigeon  1977
 Other Novels
 1) Plender  1971
 2) Billy Rags  1973
 3) Boldt  1976
 4) G.B.H. (US Title: Grievous Bodily Harm [1980])  1980