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Fifty grand

Author: Adrian McKinty
Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Cuban cop Mercado has a score to settle omn behalf of a deadbeat dad, a traitor who skipped free from Castro to set up a new life working illegally in Colorado. He settled in a ski resort popular with the Hollywood set, where a facade of legality ins maintained by the immigrant cleaners and labourers working for below minimum wage - while the local sheriff is bribed to turn a blind eye. Mercado Sr's dreams of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Thrillers (Fiction)
Detective and mystery fiction
Fiction
Suspense fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Adrian McKinty
ISBN: 9781846687235 1846687233 9781846687419 1846687411
OCLC Number: 972695930
Awards: Long-listed for Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Novel of the Year 2011 (UK)
Description: 307 pages : 22cm.
Responsibility: Adrian McKinty.

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Cuban cop Mercado has a score to settle, on behalf of a deadbeat dad, a 'traitor' who skipped free from Castro's control to set up a new life working illegally in Colorado. He settled in a ski resort  Read more...

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McKinty has long been purveying a blend of muscular lyricism in which collide the brutalities of the crime novel and a knowing, self-effacing literary style... an incendiary, adrenalin-fuelled Read more...

 
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