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Holy Orders

(2013)
(The sixth book in the Quirke series)
A novel by

 
When the body of his daughter's friend is brought to his autopsy table, Quirke is plunged into a world of corruption that takes him to religion's darkest corners

"At first they thought it was the body of a child. Then they noticed the pubic hair and the nicotine stains on the fingers."

So begins the latest Quirke case, a story set in Dublin at a moment when newspapers are censored, social conventions are strictly defined, and appalling crimes are hushed up. Why? Because in post-war Ireland the Catholic Church controls the lives of nearly everyone. But when his daughter Phoebe loses her close friend Jimmy Minor to murder, Quirke can no longer play by the Church's rules. Together with Inspector Hackett, his sometime partner, Quirke investigates Jimmy's death and learns just how far the Church will go to protect its own.

Haunting, fierce, and brilliantly plotted, this is Benjamin Black writing at the top of his form. His inimitable creation, the endlessly curious Quirke, brings a pathologist's unique understanding of death to unlock secrets that have been shielded for centuries.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

March 2014 : UK Hardback
Title: Holy Orders
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 0-7531-9222-5 / 978-0-7531-9222-1 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

December 2013 : USA Hardback
Title: Holy Orders: A Quirke Novel (Thorndike Press Large Print Crime Scene)
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4104-6389-3 / 978-1-4104-6389-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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August 2013 : USA Hardback
Title: Holy Orders: A Quirke Novel
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 0-8050-9440-7 / 978-0-8050-9440-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

July 2013 : UK Hardback
Title: Holy Orders: Quirke Mysteries Book 6
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4472-0217-1 / 978-1-4472-0217-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mantle
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Paperback Editions

March 2015 : UK Paperback
Title: Holy Orders
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 0-7531-9223-3 / 978-0-7531-9223-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Large Print Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2014 : USA Paperback
Title: Holy Orders: A Quirke Novel
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-250-05027-8 / 978-1-250-05027-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

May 2014 : UK Paperback
Title: Holy Orders: Quirke Mysteries Book 6
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4472-0219-8 / 978-1-4472-0219-6 (UK edition)
Publisher: Picador
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

June 2013 : UK Paperback
Title: Holy Orders
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4472-0218-X / 978-1-4472-0218-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mantle
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Audio Editions

May 2014 : USA Audio edition
Title: Holy Orders: Quirke, Book 6
Author(s): Benjamin Black
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd
Availability: Amazon   

May 2014 : UK Audio edition
Title: Holy Orders: Quirke, Book 6
Author(s): Benjamin Black
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd
Availability: Amazon UK   

September 2013 : UK Audio Cassette
Title: Holy Orders
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4450-3098-5 / 978-1-4450-3098-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 2013 : UK Audio CD
Title: Holy Orders
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4450-3099-3 / 978-1-4450-3099-9 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

September 2013 : UK MP3 CD
Title: Holy Orders
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4450-3100-0 / 978-1-4450-3100-2 (UK edition)
Publisher: ISIS Audio Books
Availability: Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2013 : USA Audio CD
Title: Holy Orders: A Quirke Novel
Author(s): Benjamin Black
ISBN: 1-4272-3167-2 / 978-1-4272-3167-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

August 2013 : USA Audio edition
Title: Holy Orders: Quirke, Book 6
Author(s): Benjamin Black
Publisher: Macmillan Audio
Availability: Amazon   

Kindle Editions

August 2013 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
Title: Holy Orders: A Quirke Novel
Author(s): Benjamin Black
Publisher: Henry Holt and Co.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   

July 2013 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Holy Orders: Quirke Mysteries Book 6
Author(s): Benjamin Black
Publisher: Mantle
Availability: Amazon UK   



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