The Washington Club takes Cliff Hardy, Australia s favourite PI, to the edge He might never work again.Claudia Fleischman is beautiful, rich, intelligent and has just been charged with the murder of her developer husband.Hardy, hired to look into the background of the case, is soon up to his neck in trouble When his car is blown up and then a friend is killed, Cliff finds himself with a personal stake in the action His investigations introduce him to the shadowy world of corporate high fliers at Sydney s exclusive Washington Club and bring him into contact with loose canon Haitch Henderson and his soft but unpleasant pimp of a son, Noel.In one of his grittiest cases ever, Hardy has to take drastic action before the pieces fall into place and very rough justice is seen to be done. Free Read The Washington Club by Peter Corris For Kindle ePUB or eBook – tbjewellers.co.uk
Peter Corris was an Australian academic, historian, journalist and a novelist of historical and crime fiction His first novel was published in 1980 Corris is credited with reviving the fully fledged Australian crime novel with local settings and reference points and with a series character firmly rooted in Australian culture, Sydney PI Cliff Hardy As crime fiction writer, he was described as the Godfather of contemporary Australian crime writing.He won the Lifetime Achievement award at the Ned Kelly Awards for Crime Writing in 1999 and was shortlisted for best novel in 2006 for Saving Billy and in 2007 for The Undertow.
- 253 pages
- The Washington Club
- Peter Corris
- 16 November 2019 Peter Corris