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Death at Christy Burke's

(2011)
(The sixth book in the Collins-Burke Mystery series)
A novel by

 
When spray-painted graffiti appears on the wall of Christy Burke's pub indicating that there's a killer on the premises, his grandson, Father Brennan Burke, is asked to investigate the vandalism. Though not at all keen on probing into the lives of the bar's clientele, he has little choice once a body is found on the property. Issuing orders from a cell in Mountjoy Prison, the pub's current owner wants the problem solved without the police anywhere near his building. Assisted by his pal Monty Collins and fellow priest Michael O'Flaherty, Brennan begins to uncover dark secrets worth killing for in the lives of the pub regulars. In addition to the events surrounding the pub, Brennan's murder investigation becomes overshadowed by ominous events in Belfast that may soon come home to roost in Dublin. Sinister figures are spotted in and around the pub, people are being followed in the street, and Brennan comes to possess explosive information that he cannot reveal to security forces. The situation compels him to take a hard look at Irish history and his family's place in it, and he can't shake the feeling that an act of violence in Northern Ireland is about to be avenged soon - and very close to home.

Genre: Mystery
 
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Hardback Editions

October 2011 : Canada Hardback
Title: Death at Christy Burke's (Collins-Burke Mystery)
Author(s): Anne Emery
ISBN: 1-55022-988-5 / 978-1-55022-988-2 (Canada edition)
Publisher: ECW Press
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Paperback Editions

November 2013 : Canada Paperback
Title: Death at Christy Burke's (A Collins-Burke Mystery)
Author(s): Anne Emery
ISBN: 1-77041-169-0 / 978-1-77041-169-2 (Canada edition)
Publisher: ECW Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

November 2012 : Canada Paperback
Title: Death at Christy Burke's
Author(s): Anne Emery
ISBN: 1-4596-5021-2 / 978-1-4596-5021-3 (Canada edition)
Publisher: ReadHowYouWant
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Audio Editions

June 2012 : UK Audio edition
Title: Death at Christy Burke's: A Collins-Burke Mystery, Book 6
Author(s): Anne Emery
Publisher: Audible Studios
Availability: Amazon UK   

Kindle Editions

October 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Death at Christy Burke's: A Mystery (A Collins-Burke Mystery)
Author(s): Anne Emery
Publisher: ECW Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

October 2011 : UK Kindle edition
Title: Death at Christy Burke's: A Mystery (Collins-Burke Mystery)
Author(s): Anne Emery
Publisher: ECW Press
Availability: Amazon UK   



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