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Ways to Die in Glasgow by Jay Stringer
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Ways to Die in Glasgow

by Jay Stringer

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2015 (1) crime (2) ebook (1) fiction (1) police (1) Scotland (1) tartan-noir (1) to-read (4)

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What a hoot (albeit a graphic hoot...)! Scottish noir meets the Coen brothers. ( )
  RowingRabbit | Nov 11, 2015 |
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A violent drunk with a broken heart, Mackie looks for love in all the wrong places. When two hit men catch him with his pants down, he barely makes it out alive. Worse still, his ex-gangster uncle, Rab, has vanished, leaving him an empty house and a dead dog. Reluctant PI Sam Ireland is hired by hotshot lawyers to track Rab but is getting nothing except blank stares and slammed doors. As she scours the dive bars, the dregs of Glasgow start to take notice. DI Andy Lambert is a cop in the middle of an endless shift. A body washes up, and the city seems to shiver in fear; looks like itís up to Lambert to clean up after the lowlifes again. As a rampaging Mackie hunts his uncle, the scum of the city come out to play. And they play dirty. It seems that everyone has either a dark secret or a death wish. In Mackieís case, it might just be both.… (more)

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