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Author: Peter Temple
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. : Text Pub., 2012.
Series: Jack Irish, bk. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Meet Jack Irish, criminal lawyer, debt collector, football lover, turf watcher, trainee cabinetmaker, and one of the best crime characters ever created. When Jack receives a puzzling message from a jailed ex-client he's too deep in misery over his football team's latest loss to take much notice. Next thing Jack knows, the ex-client's dead and he's been drawn into a life-threatening investigation involving  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Suspense fiction
Fiction
Thrillers (Fiction)
Named Person: Jack Irish, (Fictitious character); Jack Irish, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Temple
ISBN: 9781921758812 1921758813
OCLC Number: 780522064
Awards: Winner of Ned Kelly Award for Crime Fiction (Australia).
Description: 314 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Jack Irish, bk. 1.
Responsibility: Peter Temple.

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"Meet Jack Irish, criminal lawyer, debt collector, football lover, turf watcher, trainee cabinetmaker, and one of the best crime characters ever created. When Jack receives a puzzling message from a jailed ex-client he's too deep in misery over his football team's latest loss to take much notice. Next thing Jack knows, the ex-client's dead and he's been drawn into a life-threatening investigation involving high-level corruption, dark sexual secrets, shonky property deals, and murder. With hitmen after him, shady ex-policemen at every turn, and the body count rising, Jack needs to find out what's going on--and fast"--Provided by the publisher.

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