Full Book Title: Be Dead and Be Damned
Author Name: Gerry Burke
Book Synopsis: MURDER with MALICE The murder of a controversial figure in a public place creates nervous tension at police headquarters. Chief Inspector Dave Klingendorf and his offsider from the Homicide Squad, the enigmatic Rachel Lyons, fight to keep the case alive while others try to bury it. The underbelly of one of Australia's most sedate and conservative cities is uncovered to reveal dark secrets and gruesome revelations. The investigators look to the growing Mafia influence in the city, while those in Chinatown ponder the possibilities of extending their power base.
Author Bio: Gerry Burke has written 10 books, seven of which have picked up international awards. Gerry started his working career as an accountant for a global mining company, switched to advertising and, on retirement, commenced his publishing career. He specialises in humorous crime stories, although he has ventured into Science Fiction and General Fiction.
Publisher Name: iUniverse