The rage

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Vincent Naylor is a professional thief, as confident as he is reckless. Just ten days out of jail, and he's preparing his next robbery. Already, his plan is unravelling. While investigating the murder of a crooked banker, Detective Sergeant Bob Tidey gets a call from an old acquaintance, Maura Coady. The retired nun believes there's something suspicious happening in the Dublin backstreet where she lives alone. Maura's call inadvertently unleashes a storm of violence that will engulf Vincent Naylor and force Tidey to make a deadly choice. The Rage is a masterpiece of suspense, told against the background of a country's shameful past and its troubled present.Winner of the 2012 CWA Gold Dagger for Best Crime Novel of the Year.
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Grouped Work ID 5a8ddd9f-283c-2bab-f66b-480d96b2d25c
Grouping Title rage
Grouping Author kerrigan gene
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display_description Vincent Naylor has just been released from prison and has already begun to plot his next heist-the robbery of an armored car. Detective Sergeant Bob Tidey has been caught perjuring himself to protect fellow officers. He's also found the link between an unsolved murder case and the recent execution of a corrupt banker in serious financial difficulty. An old acquaintance will change the course of the investigation. A retired nun living on regrets and bad memories notices something deeply suspicious and makes a phone call that sets in motion a series of fateful events. In The Rage, Gene Kerrigan weaves together astute observations regarding a financial crisis, church abuse, and gangland crime. The writing is, as always with a Kerrigan novel, superb, with an engaging story that has pitch perfect dialogue and characters that come fully alive. The prize-winning crime fiction is set in contemporary Ireland where nothing is neatly resolved and there are no easy choices. Like life itself.
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subject_facet Detective and mystery stories, Dublin (Ireland) -- Fiction, Electronic books, Mystery fiction, Noir fiction, Police -- Ireland -- Fiction, Suspense fiction
title_display The rage
title_full The rage [electronic resource] / Gene Kerrigan
title_short The rage
topic_facet Detective and mystery stories, Electronic books, Police