Salt And Blood


      Salt And Blood
I reached gingerly to the back of my head and felt the blood in my hair and the tenderness underneath it How do they check if a footballer s concussed Ask him if knows what day it is I thought I did I was pretty sure.An old flame, Glen Withers, has come back into Cliff Hardy s life but this time it s strictly business.Former policewoman Glen is now a PI too, and with a much classier clientele than Cliff s she s been told money s no object by her latest, a wealthy family from Sydney s eastern suburbs Together, Cliff and Glen take on the case of Rodney St John Harkness, recent inmate of a mental institution and a recovering alcoholic with a murky, possibly murderous, history But Glen is also a recovering alcoholic and the combination proves disastrous.When Rod and Glen vanish, Hardy finds himself in a race against time to untangle Harkness tortured past and find the pair The trail leads up to the central coast and some of Sydney s best known beaches Will Cliff be in time, or will the salty tang of blood fill the air New Read [ Salt And Blood ] author [ Peter Corris ] – 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.

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  • Paperback
  • 240 pages
  • Salt And Blood
  • Peter Corris
  • English
  • 10 September 2019
  • 1863253742

10 thoughts on “ Salt And Blood

  1. says:

    The plot of this novel quickly gained my attention There were a number of paths the story could have travelled Unfortunately, It seemed to take a few wrong terms It all ended rather gruesomely I wonder about how much plot development Corris puts into his stories, especially this one There were a number of well developed characters, however, as the novel unfolded the story became somewhat crowded with characters I find this happens with a number of Cliff Hardy stories.One is given a The plot of this novel quickly gained my attention There were a number of paths the story could have travelled Unfortunately, It seemed to take a few wrong terms It all ended rather gruesomely I wonder about how much plot development Corris puts into his stories, especially this one There were a number of well developed characters, however, as the novel unfolded the story became somewhat crowded with characters I find this happens with a number of Cliff Hardy stories.One is given a geographical tour a variety of Sydney suburbs and southern coastal parts of that fine city of Newcastle Corris captures the look a...

  2. says:

    Not my favorite Cliff Hardy outing I found the violence and sadness in this story excessive, even for Corris But it is noteworthy in that Cliff finally gets a computer Pretty much of a downer, but worth reading, I suppose, if you are as committed to the series as I am.

  3. says:

    Entertaining setting in Sydney but old Cliff is not a man for metoo times Ebook from BorrowBox.

  4. says:

    Salt and Blood is a typical mystery murder with interwoven subplots only revealed at the last moments It was good to have an Australian story to listen to again Having a story set in Australia and written by an Australian made it evenenjoyable I will look for Cliff Hardy Peter Corris titles both audio and hard copy booksoften in book stores now the.The only negative in the book was the language I do not consider myself a prude and have worked many years in rough environments Salt and Blood is a typical mystery murder with interwoven subplots only revealed at the last moments It was good to have an Australian story to listen to again Having a story set in Australia and written by an Australian made it evenenjoyable I will look for Cliff Hardy Peter Corris titles both audio and hard copy booksoften in book stores now the.The only negative in the book was the language I do not consider myself a prude and have worked many years in rough environments where the degree ...

  5. says:

    ugh some bits are good, but this one is too destructive for me not dark in a compelling way, for me I don t know how often you have to have the detective fail badly, destructively, in these series, to keep the reader from feeling we re reading the same script again and again bit I don t t...

  6. says:

    The same as his other P.I novels I enjoy the glimpses of Sydney because I come from there myself, but somehow this story was not satisfying The plot seems too improbable and it s not as if I lost track of it I read it in a few days.

  7. says:

    I found this book under my guest bed ,Has to be an austraslian who left it behind form the price label Maube i should go for a licence I am delighted to find a new PI and in Australia wonderful

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