By Bernie Dowling
A useless actress, a lifeless gambler and that’s for starters.
With homicide following his each step, decided under-achiever Steele Hill is tangled in layers of intrigue and deviousness.
Pulled from his Eighties comfortable global of the racetrack, the rock-music pub and his favourite band on the earth, the Go-Betweens, all people the wise-cracking Hill meets is at risk.
One best friend is a reclusive teenage maths whiz, channeling Hendrix, and tapping into prohibited army software program and magic mushrooms.
Leaping off the shoulders of Joseph Heller's Catch-22, Iraqi Icicle is a wild and hilarious experience throughout the murky worlds of playing, medicines, politics and rock’n’roll.
“Readers will savor the author's skill to render colourful characters and understated witty prose.”
– Publishers Weekly
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Iraqi Icicle Third Edition by Bernie Dowling