A tense and unnerving psychological thriller, mystic River is also an epic novel of love and loyalty, faith and family, in which people irrevocably marked by the past find themselves on a collision course with the darkest truths of their own hidden selves. His investigation brings him into conflict with Jimmy, who finds his old criminal impulses tempt him to solve the crime with brutal justice.
Mystic River - Twenty-five years later, Sean is a homicide detective. And then there is dave, who came home the night Jimmy's daughter died covered in someone else's blood. Jimmy is an ex-con who owns a corner store. But then a strange car pulled up to their street.
Shutter Island: A NovelWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - William Morrow Company. Multiple murderess rachel solando is loose somewhere on this barren island, despite having been kept under constant surveillance in a locked, guarded cell. In the year 1954, U. S. Marshal teddy daniels and his new partner, come to Shutter Island, home of Ashecliffe Hospital for the Criminally Insane, Chuck Aule, to investigate an unexplained disappearance.
As a killer hurricane bears relentlessly down on the island, hints of radical experimentation and covert government machinations add darker, more sinister shades to an already bizarre case. Because nothing at Ashecliffe Hospital is remotely what it seems.
Gone, Baby, Gone: A Novel Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro SeriesWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - Its territory is defined by hard heads and even harder luck; its streets are littered with the detritus of broken families, hearts, dreams. William Morrow Company. Now, one of its youngest is missing. Private investigators Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro dont want the case. But after pleas from the childtheir relationship, and even their livess aunt, their sanity, they open an investigation that will ultimately risk everythingto find a little girl lost.
The tough neighborhood of Dorchester is no place for the innocent or the weak.
A Drink Before the War: A Novel Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro SeriesHarper Perennial - It's deadly. Harper Perennial. William Morrow Company. It's about justice, about right and wrong. A cabal of powerful boston politicians is willing to pay Kenzie and Gennaro big money for a seemingly small job: to find a missing cleaning woman who stole some secret documents. But in boston, finding the truth isn't just a dirty business.
As richly complex and brutal as the terrain it depicts, here is the mesmerizing, the master of the new noirand introduced Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro, darkly original novel that heralded the arrival of Dennis Lehane, his smart and tough private investigators weaned on the blue-collar streets of Dorchester.
A Drink Before the War: A Novel Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series - As kenzie and gennaro learn, however, this crime is no ordinary theft.
The Given Day: A NovelWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - This beautifully written novel of american history tells the story of two families—one black, one white—swept up in a maelstrom of revolutionaries and anarchists, immigrants and ward bosses, Brahmins and ordinary citizens, all engaged in a battle for survival and power at the end of World War I. The given day is a huge, impassioned, intensively researched book that brings history alive.
The new york times dennis lehane, the New York Times bestselling author of Live by Night—now a Warner Bros. Movie starring ben affleck—offers an unflinching family epic that captures the political unrest of a nation caught between a well-patterned past and an unpredictable future. Harper Perennial. William Morrow Company.
The Given Day: A Novel - Gut-wrenching force. A majestic, fiery epic. William Morrow Company.
World Gone By: A NovelWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - Prohibition is dead, and joe’s son, the world is at war again, Tomás, is growing up. Movie starring ben affleck—delivers a psychologically, florida, during World War II, set in Cuba and Ybor City, passion, and vengeance, crime, morally complex novel of blood, in which Joe Coughlin must confront the cost of his criminal past and present.
Ten years have passed since Joe Coughlin’s enemies killed his wife and destroyed his empire, and much has changed. Harper Perennial. Naval intelligence, the Lansky-Luciano mob, and the mob-financed government of Fulgencio Batista. William Morrow Co. Told with verve and skill, world gone by is a superb work of historical fiction from one of “the most interesting and accomplished American novelists” Washington Post writing today.
World Gone By: A Novel - William Morrow Company. William Morrow Company. He has everything—money, a beautiful mistress, power, and anonymity. But success cannot protect him from the dark truth of his past—and ultimately, the wages of a lifetime of sin will finally be paid in full. Dennis lehane vividly recreates the rise of the mob during a world at war, from a masterfully choreographed Ash Wednesday gun battle in the streets of Ybor City to a chilling, heartbreaking climax in a Cuban sugar cane field.
Dennis lehane, the new york Times bestselling author of Live by Night—now a Warner Bros. Now, traveling between tampa and Cuba, the former crime kingpin works as a consigliore to the Bartolo crime family, his wife’s homeland.
The DropWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - . As their relationship grows, they cross paths with the Chechen mafia; a man grown dangerous with age and thwarted hopes; two hapless stick-up artists; a very curious cop; and the original owner of the puppy, who wants his dog back. William Morrow Company. Dennis lehane returns to the streets of mystic river with this love story wrapped in a crime story wrapped in a journey of faith—the basis for the major motion picture The Drop, and starring Tom Hardy, from Fox Searchlight Pictures directed by Michaël Roskam, Noomi Rapace, screenplay by Dennis Lehane, and James Gandolfini.
Three days after christmas, a lonely bartender looking for a reason to live rescues an abused puppy from a trash can and meets a damaged woman looking for something to believe in. Harper Perennial. William Morrow Co. William Morrow Company.
Prayers for Rain: A Kenzie and Gennaro Novel Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro SeriesWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - William Morrow Company. William Morrow Co. But Kenzie can. Once a perky young woman in love with life, her suicide is the final fall in a spiral of self-destruction. What kenzie discovers is a sadistic stalker who targeted the woman and methodically drove her to her death – a monster that the law can’t touch.
. He and his former partner, baby, the bestselling and acclaimed author of Mystic River, and Gone, Angela Gennaro, even as he turns tricks on them…Prayers for Rain is another superior thriller from Dennis Lehane, Shutter Island, will fight a mind-twisting battle against the psychopath, Gone. When a former client jumps naked from a Boston landmark, Private Investigator Patrick Kenzie wants to know why.
Prayers for Rain: A Kenzie and Gennaro Novel Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series - William Morrow Company. Harper Perennial.
Since We Fell: A NovelEcco - Sucked into a conspiracy thick with deception, and possibly madness, violence, Rachel must find the strength within herself to conquer unimaginable fears and mind-altering truths. The new novel from new york times bestseller Dennis Lehane, author of Mystic River and Shutter Island“Lehane is the master of complex human characters thrust into suspenseful, page-turning situations.
Gillian flynnsince we fell follows Rachel Childs, a former journalist who, after an on-air mental breakdown, now lives as a virtual shut-in. Harper Perennial. Until a chance encounter on a rainy afternoon causes that ideal life to fray. It is dennis Lehane at his very best. William Morrow Company. In all other respects, however, she enjoys an ideal life with an ideal husband.
Since We Fell: A Novel - . By turns heart- breaking, and sophisticated, romantic, suspenseful, Since We Fell is a novel of profound psychological insight and tension. As does Rachel herself. As does Rachel’s marriage. William Morrow Co. William Morrow Company.
Darkness, Take My Hand Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro SeriesWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - Born and bred on the mean streets of blue-collar Dorchester, they’ve seen the darkness that lives in the hearts of the unfortunate. But an evil for which even they are unprepared is about to strike, as secrets that have long lain dormant erupt, setting off a chain of violent murders that will stain everything – including the truth.
With razor-sharp dialogue and penetrating prose, Darkness, Take My Hand is another superior crime novel from the author of Mystic River; Gone, Baby, Gone; and Shutter Island. Master of new noir dennis lehane magnificently evokes the dignity and savagery of working-class Boston in Darkness, Take My Hand, a terrifying tale of redemption.
Darkness, Take My Hand Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series - Patrick kenzie and angela gennaro’s latest client is a prominent Boston psychiatrist, running scared from a vengeful Irish mob. The private investigators know about cold-blooded retribution. William Morrow Company. William Morrow Co. William Morrow Company. Harper Perennial.
Moonlight Mile Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro SeriesWilliam Morrow Paperbacks - Lehane offers a bravura demonstration of how it’s done. New york timesmoonlight mile is the first patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro suspense novel in more than a decade from the acclaimed, New York Times bestselling master of the new noir, Dennis Lehane. William Morrow Co. William Morrow Company. Harper Perennial.
William Morrow Company. After his remarkable success with mystic river, the celebrated author whom the washington Post praises as, ” returns to his roots—and the result, as always, “one of those brave new detective stylists who is not afraid of fooling around with the genre’s traditions, and The Given Day, Shutter Island, is electrifying.
Moonlight Mile Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series - An explosive tale of vengeance and redemption—the brilliant sequel to Gone, Gone—Moonlight Mile returns Lehane’s unforgettable and deeply human detective duo to the mean streets of blue collar Boston to investigate the second disappearance of Amanda McCready, Baby, now sixteen years old. Lehane has emerged from the whodunit ghetto as a broader and more substantial talent.
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