Okay, so it looks like the Kelly Club is finally closing down—it had to happen sooner or later. And it isn’t as if Les Norton will starve. He has money snookered away, he owns his house, and his blue-chip investment—a block of flats in Randwick—must be worth a fortune by now.
Except that the place is falling down, the council is reclaiming the land, there’s been a murder in Flat 5, and the tenants are the biggest bunch of misfits since the Manson family. And that’s just the good news, because the longer Les owns the Blue Seas Apartments, the more money he loses.
Robert G. Barrett’s latest Les Norton novel is probably no more outrageous than his previous ones. But then again.…