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Dead Point

Dead Point

Author: TEMPLE Peter
Series: Jack Irish Novels
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Description

Jack is hunting down the villains who hijacked the winnings from his latest betting coup when he is hired by a mystery client to find missing barman Robbie Colbourne. But Robbie turns up dead from a drug overdose.

Awards

Winner of Ned Kelly Awards for Australian Crime Writing: Best Crime Novel 2000.

Author description

Peter Temple is the author of nine novels, including four books in the Jack Irish series. He has won the Ned Kelly Award for Crime Fiction five times, and his widely acclaimed novels have been published in over twenty countries. The Broken Shore won the UK's prestigious Duncan Lawrie Dagger for the best crime novel of 2007 and Truth won the 2010 Miles Franklin Literary Award, the first time a crime writer has won an award of this calibre anywhere in the world. Temple's first two novels Bad Debts and Black Tide have been made into films with Guy Pearce starring as Jack Irish. They screened on the ABC in August, 2012.

Stock Information

General Fields

  • : 9781921145001
  • : Text Publishing Co
  • : The Text Publishing Company
  • : December 2005
  • : 198mm X mm
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : TEMPLE Peter
  • : -
  • : 1
  • : en
  • : 304
  • : Crime & mystery