“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, April 13, 2016

One to Watch: THE DEAD RINGER by Triona Walsh

Triona Walsh publishes her debut thriller THE DEAD RINGER (Liberties Press) in June, a novel laced with political corruption and blackmail. To wit:
A young sex worker, who bears a disturbing likeness to the Taoiseach’s daughter - Kate Cunningham - is found murdered in a Kildare wood. Could the Taoiseach have killed her? Kate investigates who she is and why she was killed. But can she solve the case before she too ends up on the mortuary slab?
  THE DEAD RINGER will be published on June 20th. For more on Triona Walsh, clickety-click here

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