THE AWARD-WINNING DEBUT NOVEL, AND FIRST JACK IRISH THRILLER, FROM THE AUTHOR OF THE BROKEN SHORE AND TRUTH.
‘Put simply, Temple is a master’ John Harvey
‘Great locations, hard-nosed dialogue and a twisting plot . . . super entertainment’ Evening Standard
Jack Irish doesn’t spook too easy. He’s had guns pointed at him too many times – more often since he started hiring himself out as a debt collector – and he saves his nerves for the racetrack. So when he receives a phone message from an ex-client begging for help, he’s inclined to ignore it. It’s not an acquaintance he’s looking to renew. Some-time lawyer, part-time private eye, he has some old memories – and old friends – he’d do better to forget.
But then the caller turns up dead. And Jack has no choice but to take a trip down memory lane – into dangerous territories. There are some old debts that need chasing . . .
Loved Bad Debts? Then read the second novel in the Jack Irish series, Black Tide.
'A writer who assuredly takes the reader to places they have never been before' Michael Connelly.