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You know the most memorable thing the main protagonist does is smoke cigarettes. Don't take my word for it read it yourself. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Richard weth
Really, the only redeeming features of this are the vague inclination that the novel's protagonist might be a tidbit autobiographical and the dead-on tribute to John Huston. Read morePublished 11 months ago by Christin M. Mulligan
Not bad at all but not up to the standard of his Quirk novels.Published 19 months ago by Tom J Farer
I didn't like it at all.I guess its noir,but I found it dated.Its very short tho & a quick read,like for waiting in a Drs. office.Published 21 months ago by mysreader
It's very, very well written. And the expectations were high, since I enjoyed the brilliant Quirke series so much. Read morePublished on April 13, 2014 by AJ van den Bosch
This slender volume represents the best in Benjamin Black's storytelling. Elegant prose, well-drawn characters, and a story so compelling I read it every chance I could get, and... Read morePublished on July 12, 2013 by Peter H. Burris
Having read the Quirke novels this was a grave disappointment.
Poorly written and e xtemely boring to read about the lead figures constant smoking. Read more
No need to repeat myself. Check out my review of "A Death in Summer." I have no more superlatives than I offer there.Published on February 24, 2013 by China Beach Marine