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Author Barrett, Robert G., author

Title Davo's little something / Robert G. Barrett
Published Sydney : Pan Australia, [1992]
Sydney : Pan Books, 1992


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  827.03 B2746 A6/D  AVAILABLE
Description 323 pages ; 19 cm
Summary All easy-going butcher Bob Davis wanted after his divorce was to get on with his job, have a few beers with his mates, and be left alone. But this was Sydney in the early Eighties the beginnings of the AIDS epidemic, street gangs, gay bashings and murders. When a gang of skinheads bash Davo's old school friend to death simply because he was gay, and leaves Davo almost dead in an intensive care unit, they unleash a crazed killer onto the city streets. Before the summer had ended, over thirty corpses had turned up in the morgue, leaving two bewildered detectives to find out where they were coming from. Davo's Little Something is not for the squeamish. Although written with lashings of black humour the action is a chillingly brutal story of a serial killer bent on avenging himself on the street tribes of Sydney.
Notes "Warning : this book contains descriptions of violence which may offend some readers" -- Back cover
Subject Australian fiction.
Brain damage -- Patients -- Fiction.
Butchers (Persons) -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Fiction
Butcher shops -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Fiction
Gay men -- Crimes against -- Fiction.
Murder -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Fiction
Police -- Australia -- Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Fiction.
Police -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Fiction
Revenge -- Fiction.
Serial murderers -- Fiction.
Serial murders -- Fiction.
Skinheads -- Australia -- New South Wales -- Sydney -- Fiction
Victims of violent crimes -- Fiction.
Australia -- Fiction.
Sydney (N.S.W.) -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Detective and mystery fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
LC no. 93113684
ISBN 9780330272926 (paperback)