Limerick crime thriller selling well in US

Pure Mad, a shocking Irish crime thriller, is released on, through its print-on-demand model, and sales are very healthy
By: Gary J Byrnes
July 4, 2009 - PRLog -- It seems that the global appetite for crime fiction is still growing. Pure Mad is a crime thriller set in Limerick, Ireland, by author Gary J Byrnes. Pure Mad has tapped into the growing demand for crime fiction set in new locations and with compelling characters at the core.

Sales on (search Pure Mad) have started well and the book has sold out in Alan Hanna’s, Rathmines, one of Ireland’s most famous bookstores.

What Pure Mad is about: Meet Charlie Doyle. He’s a jaded private dick in Limerick who assumes that his latest adultery case is just more easy money. When he learns that his client is one of the city’s most-feared gangsters, he realises he’s in trouble and that things can’t get much worse. But his journey towards the truth accelerates into madness and fear as he stumbles across the trail of the most feared killer to ever stalk the city. How will Charlie react when faced with evil of unspeakable magnitude? How would you react? Would you go Pure Mad?


What Amazon’s print-on-demand is about: Any writer can upload PDFs (printer description files) of their work to Amazon’s CreateSpace subsidiary. The book is then made available on When a customer orders the book, it is printed one at a time and delivered by mail. This revolutionary service not only enables authors to reach a global market, but it is the most environmentally friendly form of book publishing ever.

For more: If you would like a printed copy of the novel or a high-res cover image, please contact the author. Gary is also available for interviews.

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