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The killing of the tinkers

a Jack Taylor story

by Ken Bruen

  • 319 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by Brandon in Dingle, Co. Kerry, Ireland .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Galway (Ireland),
  • Ireland,
  • Galway
    • Subjects:
    • Private investigators -- Ireland -- Galway -- Fiction.,
    • Irish Travellers (Nomadic people) -- Fiction.,
    • Romanies -- Crimes against -- Fiction.,
    • Tinkers -- Crimes against -- Fiction.,
    • Ex-police officers -- Fiction.,
    • Taylor, Jack (Fictitious character) -- Fiction.,
    • Galway (Ireland) -- Fiction.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementKen Bruen.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6052.R785 K55 2002
      The Physical Object
      Pagination253 p. ;
      Number of Pages253
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3627723M
      ISBN 100863222943
      LC Control Number2002416733

        The Killing of the Tinkers (Book): Bruen, Ken: Jack Taylor, A disgraced ex-cop in Galway, has slid further down the slope of despair. After a year in London he returns to his home town of Galway with a leather coat and a coke habit. Someone is systematically slaughtering young travellers and dumping their bodies in the city centre. Even in the state he's in, Jack Taylor has an uncanny.   Killing of the Tinkers is another classic of Ken Bruen's "Jack Taylor" series. Tinkers gives us the dark struggles of ex Garda Jack Taylor and his willingness to take on the most dangerous criminals of Ireland's underworld. Ultimately, Jack Taylor finds his own purpose when he can use his skills on behalf of the innocent and the honorable/5(3).

      Worthy reading by [email protected] Bruen gives us another winner with "Killing." This time, he offers a glimpse into the culture of Tinkers, their struggle with being outcasts in Irish society and the efforts of Bruen's flawed protagonaist Jack Taylor to find justice for a particularly lurid murder.5/5(1). The Killing Of The Tinkers () About book: Manchmal treffen Zeit, Ort und der Mensch, der man gerade ist, mit genau dem richtigen Buch zusammen und es hinterlässt etwas Besonderes, einigen Jahren in Irland, entdeckte ich am Bloomsday in einer größeren Buchhandlung "The Killing of the Tinkers". Der Autor Ken Bruen war mir schon ein Begriff, doch die Reihe mit dem.

      Tinkers () is the first novel by American author, Paul novel tells the stories of George Washington Crosby, an elderly clock repairman, and of his father, Howard. On his deathbed, George remembers his father, who was a tinker selling household goods from a donkey-drawn cart and who struggled with epilepsy. The novel was published by Bellevue Literary Press, a sister Author: Paul Harding. "When Jack Taylor blew town at the end of The Guards, his alcoholism was a distant memory and sober dreams of a new life in London were shining in his eyes. In the opening pages of The Killing of the Tinkers, Jack's back in Galway a year later with a new leather jacket on his back, a pack of smokes in his pocket, a few grams of coke in his waistband, and a pint of Guinness on his mind. So much Author: Bruen, Ken.


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The Killing of the Tinkers is a much darker, much more focused Jack Taylor novel than the first book in the series. I enjoyed it a lot more than The Guards.

Still quite economical with his wording, there is definitely no wasted space in this book.4/5. The Killing of the Tinkers: A Jack Taylor Novel (Jack Taylor series Book 2) - Kindle edition by Bruen, Ken.

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"The Killing of the Tinkers" is the second Jack Taylor novel. A classically simple Bruen story line: someone is killing "tinkers" (gypsies), the cops could care less, ex-Guard Taylor is offered a lucrative fee by one of the clan to find out who. But as with most of Bruen's writing, this central plot - finding the killer - is mostly forgotten as /5().

When Jack Taylor blew town at the end of The Guards his alcoholism was a distant memory and sober dreams of a new life in London were shining in his eyes. In the opening pages of The Killing of the Tinkers, Jack's back in Galway a year later with a new leather jacket on his back, a pack of smokes in his pocket, a few grams of coke in his waistband, and a pint of Guinness on his mind.

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Killing of the Tinkers is another classic of Ken Bruen's "Jack Taylor" series. Tinkers gives us the dark struggles of ex Garda Jack Taylor and his willingness to take on the most dangerous criminals of Ireland's underworld.

Ultimately, Jack Taylor finds his own purpose when he can use his skills on behalf of the innocent and the honorable. When Jack Taylor blew town at the end of The Guards his alcoholism was a distant memory and sober dreams of a new life in London were shining in his eyes. In the opening pages of The Killing of the Tinkers, Jack's back in Galway a year later with a new leather jacket on his back, a pack of smokes in his pocket, a few grams of coke in his waistband, and a pint of Guinness on his mind/5(24).

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When Jack Taylor blew town at the end of The Guards his alcoholism was a distant memory and sober dreams of a new life in London were shining in his eyes. In the opening pages of The Killing of the Tinkers, Jack's back in Galway a year later with a new leather jacket on his back, a pack of smokes in his pocket, a few grams of coke in his waistband 5/5(1).

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I t will surprise few readers of Tinkers, a Pulitzer prize-winning first novel, that Paul Harding was a student of Marilynne. Get this from a library. The killing of the Tinkers. [Ken Bruen] -- "When Jack Taylor blew town at the end of The Guards, his alcoholism was a distant memory and sober dreams of a new life in London were shining in his eyes.

In the opening pages of The Killing of the. His writing speciality is crime fiction. Some of his other works include The Killing of the Tinkers, The Magdalen Martyrs, and The Dramatist and Priest, which was nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award for Best Novel. Ken Bruen is also the recipient of the first David Loeb Gooodis Award in for his dedication to his art/5(9).

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