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A decent ride

Author: Irvine Welsh
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A rampaging force of nature is wreaking havoc on the streets of Edinburgh, but has top shagger, drug-dealer, gonzo-porn-star and taxi-driver, 'Juice' Terry Lawson, finally met his match in Hurricane 'Bawbag'? Can Terry discover the fate of the missing beauty, Jinty Magdalen, and keep her idiot-savant lover, the man-child Wee Jonty, out of prison? Will he find out the real motives of unscrupulous American businessman  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Black humor
Fiction
English crime fiction
Black humor (Literature)
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Irvine Welsh
ISBN: 9780224102179 0224102176
OCLC Number: 904735848
Awards: Short-listed for Saltire Society Scottish Fiction Book of the Year Award 2015
Short-listed for Bollinger Everyman Wodehouse Prize 2015
Description: xi, 482 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Irvine Welsh.

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"Raucous, filthy and funny." -- James Naughtie Radio 4 Today Programme "Without question, our most distinguished living exponent of the so- called "excremental vision of life" - a line that goes back Read more...

 
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