Praise for Declan Burke: “Burke shows again that he’s not just a comic genius, but also a fine dramatic writer and storyteller.” – Booklist. “Proust meets Chandler over a pint of Guinness.” – Spectator. “Among the most memorable books of the year, of any genre.” – Sunday Times. “A hardboiled delight.” – Guardian. “Imagine Donald Westlake and Richard Stark collaborating on a screwball noir.” – Kirkus Reviews. “A cross between Raymond Chandler and Flann O’Brien.” – John Banville.

Thursday, July 27, 2017

Launch: I KNOW MY NAME by Carolyn Jess-Cooke

Carolyn Jess-Cooke launches her latest novel, I KNOW MY NAME (HarperCollins), at No Alibis next Thursday, August 3rd, at 6.30pm. Quoth the blurb elves:
Kommno Island, Greece: I don’t know where I am, who I am. Help me.
  A woman is washed up on a remote Greek island with no recollection of who she is or how she got there.
  Potter’s Lane, Twickenham, London: Elose Shelley is officially missing.
  Lochlan’s wife has vanished into thin air, leaving their toddler and twelve-week-old baby alone. Her money, car and passport are all in the house, with no signs of foul play. Every clue the police turn up means someone has told a lie
  Does a husband ever truly know his wife? Or a wife know her husband? Why is Elose missing? Why did she forget?
  For more on Carolyn Jess-Cooke, clickety-click here