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Bad Debts

by Peter Temple

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The first of the Jack Irish series, the former criminal lawyer finds himself involved in a life-threatening investigation after receiving a cryptic message from a jailed ex-client who was found dead.

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Hard-Boiled Hero Jack Irish Lives, And Drinks, In A Shadowy Melbourne

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