Tough, in your face...studded with a lot of black humour.
Irvine Welsh out of Ian Rankin
Violent, funny, Scottish...a publisher's dream.
Irvine Welsh out of Iain Rankin.
Violent, funny, Scottish ... a publisher's dream
Brookmyre's deft character sketches, street-level dialect and mercilessly satirical observations of cross-border politics, journalism and human zaniness keep this good-sized novel moving smoothly along. The UK press has called Brookmyre a Scottish analogue to Carl Hiaasen and Elmore Leonard; Country of the Blind actually proves it
Tough, in your face ... studded with a lot of black humour