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'When Hirsch heads up Bitter Wash Road to investigate the gunfire he finds himself cut off without back-up. A pair of thrill killers has been targeting isolated farmhouses on lonely backroads, but Hirsch’s first thought is that ‘back-up’ is nearby—and about to put a bullet in him.

'That’s because Hirsch is a whistleblower. Formerly a promising metropolitan officer, now demoted and exiled to a one-cop station in South Australia’s wheatbelt. Called a dog by his brother officers. Threats; pistol cartridge in the mailbox.

'But the shots on Bitter Wash Road don’t tally with Hirsch’s assumptions. The truth turns out to be a lot more mundane. And the events that unfold subsequently, a hell of a lot more sinister.' (Publisher's blurb)

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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Melbourne, Victoria,: Text Publishing , 2013 .
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      Extent: 304p.
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      • Published: 23 October 2013
      ISBN: 9781922079244

Works about this Work

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— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 1-2 March 2014; (p. 19)

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Review : Bitter Wash Road Maryanne Hyde , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Good Reading , December/January 2013; (p. 39)

— Review of Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher , 2013 single work novel
Well Read Katharine England , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Advertiser , 9 November vol. 9 November no. 2013; (p. 20)

— Review of Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher , 2013 single work novel
Review : Bitter Wash Road Ray Cassin , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , December 2013 - January 2014 no. 357 2013-2014; (p. 60)

— Review of Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher , 2013 single work novel
Out of the Big Smoke : Crime Fiction in 2013 Sue Turnbull , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Conversation , 17 December 2013;

— Review of Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher , 2013 single work novel
Bitter Wash Road by Garry Disher Geoff McGeachin , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 30 October 2013;

— Review of Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher , 2013 single work novel
Crime Scene Karen Chisholm , 2013 single work review
— Appears in: The Newtown Review of Books , November 2013;

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— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 14-15 December 2013; (p. 30-31) The Age , 14 December 2013; (p. 28)

— Review of Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher , 2013 single work novel
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— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 14-15 December 2013; (p. 18-19)

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— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 14 December 2013; (p. 25)

— Review of Bitter Wash Road Garry Disher , 2013 single work novel
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