“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.
Wednesday, May 2, 2007
Brian McGilloway Update: Think Of The Rain Forests, Man!
He's only just had Borderlands published, but Brian McGilloway already has what looks like an entire series of Inspector Devlin novels mapped out. "Brian has recently signed a deal with Pan Macmillan," says his info people, "who will publish the next three books in the Inspector Devlin series following Gallows Lane in 2008. The first of the three books, Bleed A River Deep, is slated for April 2009 release." Jump over here to get that last place on the bandwagon, folks ...
Posted by Declan Burke at 1:55 PM