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Gene Kerrigan grew up in Cabra West, Dublin. He was Journalist of the Year in 1985 and 1990. He is the author of a number of books, including the bestselling Hard Cases. He writes for the Independent on Sunday.

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The Rage by Gene Kerrigan
The Rage
Gene Kerrigan
Winner of the CWA Gold Dagger 2012. CWA Judges' comment: “A complex noir thriller that’s multi-layered and solidly written, with great style and pace. The depiction of post-crash Dublin has a real sense of menace and threat throughout.” Gene...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/05/2012
Dark Times in the City by Gene Kerrigan
Dark Times in the City
Gene Kerrigan
Shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger 2009. CWA Judges’ comments: ‘The seamy and menacing side of a modern Dublin awash in a sea of cocaine and drug warfare.’
Format: Trade Paperback - Released: 02/04/2009

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