The two volumes in the Mister Rainbow collection, of which this is the first, bring together the seven sensational novellas in this acclaimed detective series--21st century cases with a wink and a nod to the golden age of pulp fiction spearheaded by Dashiell Hammett and Raymond Chandler.
With their memorable characters, witty dialogue and fast paced plots, the à Rainbow series announces the arrival of an arresting new Australian talent. Volume one contains The Hood with No Hands, Death of a Ladies' Man and Horses for Corpses
C. S. Boag is a former journalist and Sydney City Councillor who has also been a columnist for Woman's Day and The Bulletin. In 1986 he won the Walter Stone Memorial prize for literature. He lives near Bathurst with his wife Judith and has 5 children.