Bad Debts

Bad Debts

[a Jack Irish Thriller]

Book - 2005
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MacAdam Cage proudly presents Bad Debts, the first book in the fabulous Jack Irish series. Meet Jack Irish criminal lawyer, debt collector, sports lover, horse-racing man and trainee cabinetmaker not to mention the best crime character we've seen in years. 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 an investigation involving high-level corruption, dark sexual secrets, shonky property deals'and murder. With hit men after him, shady ex-policemen at every turn, and the body count rising, Jack needs to find out what's going on'and fast. An utterly compelling crime novel, Bad Debts has everything'humor, action, suspense, and a truly unforgettable cast of characters.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : MacAdam/Cage Pub., c2005
ISBN: 9781596921290
Branch Call Number: TEMPL
Characteristics: 318 p. ; 21 cm


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Sep 25, 2015

Really enjoyed this book a bit confusing for the first quarter and then became a very good read.

Jan 20, 2014

Good read. Lots of new Aussie words for me and dark Aussie humor. Loved it.

Nov 04, 2011

An OK read - finished it more out of a sense of duty that feeling compelled to by the story. Interesting Australian slang!

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