[Read] ➵ A Verse To Murder ➱ Tony Bailie – Techotechies.us

A Verse To Murder When Police Find Northern Ireland S Leading Poet With A Noose Around His Neck And His Trousers Around His Ankles They Assume It Is A Case Of Death By Sexual Misadventure.However, When Sunday Tabloid Hack Barry Crowe Looks Into The Dead Poet S Background He Uncovers Blackmail, An Erotic Trio Of Muses And Experimentation With Psychedelic Drugs He Also Gets Off With A Foxy Policewoman With A Handcuff Fetish.Sex, Drugs, Violence And Some Damn Fine Poetry Combine To Make Novelist Tony Bailie S Third Novel A Verse To Murder A Stylish, Comic And Rather Kinky Read.

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    Dathai Devine, a well known Irish poet, is found dead in dubious circumstances apparently by his own hand whilst fulfilling a less than salubrious sexual act and under the influence of narcotics Enter Barry Crowe, investigative journalist, who pursues Dathai s sad story En route he meets Dathai s muses, a policewoman with a bondage fetish, a drunken fellow poet and lesbians with the same odd tattoo on their inner thigh It s not long before Barry begins to suspect that there s to Dathai s death than initially meets the eye.This was a difficult read for a whole range of reasons Besides the multiple formatting errors see below A Verse To Murder was like a radio play than a novel heavily weighted towards dialogue after an often cursory introductory description at the beginning of each chapter This meant there was very little sense of character, place or activity The story is supposed to occur in Belfast, however it could have been anywhere.The plot was often disjointed, for example the book opens with Barry supposedly having a dream I think , before the police turn up at his flat and awaken him A Chief Inspector Hamilton then explains Dathai is dead under suspicious circumstances before the narrative inexplicably switches to Barry in conversation with...

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