‘Imelda Sheridan was dead, which was tough cookies on Imelda, but then every silver lining has its cloud. My job was to find out who and why, at 12 cent per word for the right facts in the right order … which is how it all started out, anyway.’

Freelance hack Harry Rigby likes a smoke, the easy life and Robert Ryan playing the bad buy in late night black-and-whites. Sweet. But when the wife of a prominent politician is murdered in her best nightdress, Rigby finds himself caught in a crossfire between rogue paramilitaries, an internal Garda inquiry and the heaviest blizzard of coke ever to hit Ireland’s northwest. If all that wasn’t bad enough, his relationship with Denise is on the rocks. And then there’s Gonzo, Rigby’s brother, back on the streets and meaner than a jilted shark …

Author

Declan Burke

Declan Burke is the author of four novels: Eightball Boogie and Slaughter's Hound, both featuring the private eye Harry Rigby; Absolute Zero Cool; and The Big O. 
 

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Series: Harry Rigby

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1
2003
Review EIGHTBALL BOOGIE - Declan Burke
Karen Chisholm
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Blog CR - Eightball Boogie, Declan Burke
Karen Chisholm
Sunday, December 2, 2012
Review THE BIG O - Declan Burke
Karen Chisholm
Monday, November 26, 2007
ISBN
B004OEKFVC
Year of Publication
Series
Book Number (in series)
1
Review EIGHTBALL BOOGIE - Declan Burke
Karen Chisholm
Tuesday, December 4, 2012
Blog CR - Eightball Boogie, Declan Burke
Karen Chisholm
Sunday, December 2, 2012

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