“Burke shows again that he’s not just a comic genius, but also a fine dramatic writer and storyteller.” – Booklist. “Prose both scabrous and poetic.” – Publishers Weekly. “Proust meets Chandler over a pint of Guinness.” – Spectator. “Among the most memorable books of the year, of any genre.” – Sunday Times. “A hardboiled delight.” – Guardian. “Imagine Donald Westlake and Richard Stark collaborating on a screwball noir.” – Kirkus Reviews. “A cross between Raymond Chandler and Flann O’Brien.” – John Banville.

Monday, April 23, 2007

Irish Crime Classics # 247: Nun More Deadly, Part 1



"Hard boiled crime novelist Raymond Chandler spent his childhood summers in Waterford City.

"It was the setting for a novel he planned to write shortly before his death in 1959.

"It was never written ..."

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