Straight, Bent and Barbara Vine (Paperback)Garry Disher (author)
Paperback Published: 01/12/1997
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STRAIGHT ...an insurance investigator recalled to his childhood home uncovers a body and ghosts from his past. BENT ...an unseen stranger confuses a crime writer with the characters who stalk the pages of his books. BARBARA VINE ...a conservator restoring a flood-damaged Venice crypt suspects that he's been implicated in a murder. Twelve dazzling stories by an award-winning author writing at the peak of his ability, introduced by an elegant testament to the writing process itself. The critics have said of Garry Disher's stories and thrillers: 'deftness that takes the breath away' THE AUSTRALIAN 'precise, assured and resonant' THE AGE 'objects and situations glow with a mysterious inner menace' THE INDEPENDANT MONTHLY 'one of Australia's best and most innovative story writers' AUSTRALIAN BOOK REVIEW 'Disher is delivering the best crime fiction around' PETER CORRIS.
Publisher: Allen & Unwin
Weight: 270 g
Dimensions: 195 x 135 x 21 mm
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