The Big Ask

Product Number: EB00745296
Released: Dec 07, 2018
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781628724561
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
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Description

The "fourth raucous adventure" of the Murray Whelan Mystery from the author of Nice Try features "the charming and reckless Australian political adviser" (Publishers Weekly). Murray Whelan is in trouble. A disastrous election is looming, and his days as advisor to Angelo Agnelli, minister for transport, may be numbered. His son, on loan to his ex-wife, is missing and may be in danger. His ex-fling, Heather, is prowling for his inner prince. And on an icy Melbourne winter morning, he has a rendezvous with a renegade driver in the corrupt truckers union. After that meeting, and a possible run-in with a well-known Italian self-help organization, nothing can save him from another wildly funny, fresh, and fast-paced comic misadventure. "Maloney just gets better, and Murray Whelan remains one of the most reliable and rewarding sleuths in the business." -Ian Rankin, New York Times-bestselling author "Murray is a great creation . . . Takes the wisecracking wise guy into a whole new realm." -Houston Chronicle "Bubbles with wise-guy wit, macho machinations, and testosterone tactics . . . The wit is sharp and on target." -Providence Journal "Full of laugh-out-loud humor." -Marie Claire "The political intrigues of a South Australian city may not seem the stuff of high drama, but they are-and Whelan's a delight." -Seattle Times/Post-Intelligencer

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Author(s): Shane Maloney
Series: Murray Whelan Series No: 4
Original Publish Date: Sep 02, 2014

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