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Bitter Wash Road

(2013)
(Hell to Pay)
A novel by

 
 
A modern western set in an isolated Australian bush town with a soaring crime rate, where a local constable with a troubled past must investigate the death of a teenage girl whose murder threatens to set the dusty streets ablaze.

Constable Paul Hirschhausen - "Hirsch" - is a recently demoted detective sent from Adelaide, Australia's southernmost booming metropolis, to Tiverton, a one-road town in the country three hours north. Hirsch isn't just a disgraced cop; the internal investigations bureau is still trying to convict him of something, even if it means planting evidence. When someone leaves a pistol cartridge in his mailbox, Hirsch suspects that his career isn't the only thing on the line.

But Tiverton has more crime than one cop can handle, due largely to the town's stagnant economy, rural isolation, and entrenched racism and misogyny. When the body of a 16-year-old local girl is found on the side of the highway, the situation in Tiverton gets even more sinister, and whether or not Hirsch finds her killer, there's going to be hell to pay.

Genre: Mystery    Get it on Google Play

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Used availability for Garry Disher's Bitter Wash Road

Hardback Editions

June 2014 : USA Hardback
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Title: Hell to Pay
Author(s): Garry Disher
ISBN: 1-61695-395-0 / 978-1-61695-395-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
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Paperback Editions

January 2015 : Australia Paperback
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
ISBN: 1-922182-66-4 / 978-1-922182-66-1 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Text Publishing Company
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July 2015 : USA Paperback
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
ISBN: 1-61695-539-2 / 978-1-61695-539-7 (USA edition)
Publisher: Soho Crime
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October 2013 : Australia Paperback
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
ISBN: 1-922079-24-3 / 978-1-922079-24-4 (Australia edition)
Publisher: Text Publishing Co
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Audio Editions

March 2018 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
Publisher: Wavesound Audiobooks
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March 2018 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
Publisher: Wavesound Audiobooks
Availability: Amazon UK   


July 2016 : UK Audio edition
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
Publisher: Allotria Verlag
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June 2014 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Hell to Pay
Author(s): Garry Disher
ISBN: 1-4830-1377-4 / 978-1-4830-1377-0 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
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June 2014 : USA Audio CD
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Title: Hell to Pay: Library Edition
Author(s): Garry Disher
ISBN: 1-4830-1375-8 / 978-1-4830-1375-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio Inc
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June 2014 : USA MP3 CD
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Title: Hell to Pay
Author(s): Garry Disher
ISBN: 1-4830-1376-6 / 978-1-4830-1376-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   


June 2014 : USA Audio edition
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Title: Hell to Pay
Author(s): Garry Disher
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon   


June 2014 : Canada Audio edition
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Title: Hell to Pay
Author(s): Garry Disher
Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.
Availability: Amazon CA   


Kindle Editions

July 2015 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
Publisher: Soho Crime
Availability: Amazon   Amazon CA   


October 2013 : UK Kindle edition
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Title: Bitter Wash Road
Author(s): Garry Disher
Publisher: Text Publishing
Availability: Amazon UK