Praise for Declan Burke: “Burke shows again that he’s not just a comic genius, but also a fine dramatic writer and storyteller.” – Booklist. “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, November 28, 2018

The Irish Crime Fiction Novel of the Year 2019

Hearty congrats to Liz Nugent, who scored an impressive double whammy last night in winning the IBAS Irish Crime Fiction Novel of the Year for SKIN DEEP (Penguin), and also the Ryan Tubridy Show Listeners’ Choice Award. Nicely done, ma’am.
  Commiserations to all the contenders in both categories; if it’s any consolation, you were up against a veritable force of nature in Liz Nugent.
  For all the details of the winners in all categories, clickety-click here

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