1300 187 187
 
Bust : A Hard Case Crime Novel - Ken Bruen

Bust

A Hard Case Crime Novel

Paperback

Published: 29th March 2011
Ships: 7 to 10 business days
7 to 10 business days
RRP $13.99
$11.75
16%
OFF

5 [IMPORTANT / VALUABLE] LESSONS YOU CAN LEARN BY READING "BUST"

1) When you hire someone to kill your wife, don't hire a psychopath.

2) Don't use Drano to get rid of a dead body.

3) Those locks on hotel room doors? Not very secure.

4) A curly blond wig isn't much of a disguise.

5) "Secrets can kill."

About the Authors

Ken Bruen was nominated for nearly every major award in the mystery field (and won the Shamus Award) for his book The Guards, the first in his series about Jack Taylor and his first book to be published in the United States. In addition to his work as a novelist, Bruen has a Ph.D. in metaphysics and spent 25 years as a teacher in Africa, Japan, Southeast Asia, and South America.

Jason Starr has won rave reviews for his work from publications ranging from The New York Times to Entertainment Weekly, which compared him to Jim Thompson and James M. Cain. In 2004, he received the Barry Award for his novel Tough Luck, and in 2005 he won the Anthony Award for Twisted City. Starr now makes his home in Manhattan with his wife and daughter.

Ken Bruen

Ken Bruen, born in Galway in 1951, is the author of The Guards (2001), the highly acclaimed first Jack Taylor novel. He spent twenty-five years as an English teacher in Africa, Japan, S.E. Asia and South America.

His novel Her Last Call to Louis Mac Niece (1997) is in production for Pilgrim Pictures, his White Trilogy has been bought by Channel 4, and The Guards is to be filmed in Ireland by De Facto Films.

Visit Ken Bruen's Booktopia Author Page


ISBN: 9780857683106
ISBN-10: 0857683101
Series: Hard Case Crime Novels
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 254
Published: 29th March 2011
Dimensions (cm): 17.831 x 10.338  x 1.753
Weight (kg): 0.12