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1980s & '90s

Ray Keane

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A young Carlow barman emigrates to Canada.He is a lady killer and makes a fortune on the stock market.He sets up Casinos in Europe and gets involved with the Mob.He opens a Casino in his hometown in Ireland -Carlow when thimgs go very wrong.



Short Summary

Young barman in Ireland.Good looking and clever.Emigrates to Canada.Becomes rich on the Stock Market.He sets up Casinos in Europe but needs MOB money.

He shafts The Mafia but he goes up in flames


Ireland Canada France Ireland

Based on a True Story


Plot - Premise

Rags to Riches

Plot - Other Elements


Mature Audience Themes

Extreme Violence

Main Character Details

Name: James

Age: 19

Gender: Male

Role: Logical

Key Traits: Adventurous,Sexy,Confident,Power Hungry

Additional Character Details

Name: Alice

Age: 19

Gender: Female

Role: Emotional

Key Traits: Charming,Obedient,Sexy

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Development Pitch

This is a exceptional crime thriller set in Ireland Canada and Europe. It seems like the charachter is a nice guy but can be quite ruthless,There are great moments in Canada and in Europe .He has to get The Mob involved and builds the biggest Casino/Golf course/Racetrack in Europe. The Irish seem to have the upper hand over The Mob and are even more ruthless and cunning. The end has a great twist -edge of the seat stuff!

About The Author

Ray is the author of four crime thrillers ON THE ROCKS THE DEALERSHIP THE BOYS IN BLUE THE MAN FROM MONTE CARLOW His books have all sold out in bookstores. He is presently writing 3H

Target Audiences

Age: 35-54

Target Gender: Universal

Group Specific

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Publishing Details

Status: Yes: self-published

Publisher: EPRINT/SELF

Year Published: 2017

Hard Copy Available