Fenian Street

by Anne Emery

Fenian Street

  • ISBN-13: 9781773059815
  • Author(s): Anne Emery
  • Subject: Crime & mystery
  • Publisher: Ecw Press
  • Imprint: Ecw Press Digital
  • Publication Date: 15-09-2022
  • Format: Electronic book text

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'<p><b>An unsolved murder investigation in 1970s Ireland from one of Canada s finest novelists. <i>Ottawa Review of Books</i></b></p> <p>Shay Rynne grew up in the Corporation Flats public housing in Fenian Street, Dublin. He has always toyed with the idea of joining the Garda S­och¤na, the Irish police. But in the early 1970s, young fellows from the tenements of Dublin have not been welcomed in the police force. When his friend Rosaleen is killed and the case goes unsolved, Shay decides to put on the uniform of a Dublin garda and sets out to find the killer.</p> <p>The murder inquiry makes an enemy of the detective who failed in the first investigation. Shay knows Detective McCreevy is just waiting for the chance to get revenge. But the violent death of a prominent politician gives Shay the opportunity to prove himself, perhaps even be promoted. Shay works with the lead detective on the murder inquiry and his star is rising, until suspicion falls on a member of Shay s own fa
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'<p><b>An unsolved murder investigation in 1970s Ireland from one of Canada s finest novelists. <i>Ottawa Review of Books</i></b></p> <p>Shay Rynne grew up in the Corporation Flats public housing in Fenian Street, Dublin. He has always toyed with the idea of joining the Garda S­och¤na, the Irish police. But in the early 1970s, young fellows from the tenements of Dublin have not been welcomed in the police force. When his friend Rosaleen is killed and the case goes unsolved, Shay decides to put on the uniform of a Dublin garda and sets out to find the killer.</p> <p>The murder inquiry makes an enemy of the detective who failed in the first investigation. Shay knows Detective McCreevy is just waiting for the chance to get revenge. But the violent death of a prominent politician gives Shay the opportunity to prove himself, perhaps even be promoted. Shay works with the lead detective on the murder inquiry and his star is rising, until suspicion falls on a member of Shay s own fa

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