Live By Night (Hardcover)
From Gone, Baby, Gone to Mystic River to Shutter Island toThe Given Day, the phenomenal Dennis Lehane has proven himself to be one of the most versatile and exciting novelists working in America todaywhether hes breaking new ground with uniquely inventive psychological suspense, redefining the detective story, or bringing a bygone era to life with sweeping and masterful historical fiction. Hes back withLive by Night, an epic, unflinching tale of the making and unmaking of a gangster in the Prohibition Era of the Roaring Twenties.
Meticulously researched and artfully told, Live by Night is the riveting story of one mans rise from Boston petty thief to the Gulf Coasts most successful rum runner, and it proves again that the accoladesNew York Times bestseller Lehane consistently receives are well deserved. He is indeed, a master (Philadelphia Inquirer) whose true literary forefathers include John Steinbeck as well as Raymond Chandler (Baltimore Sun). And, Boy, does he know how to write (Elmore Leonard).
|Genre||FICTION / Mystery & Detective / Historical|
|Publisher Date||2012-10-02 00:00:00.0|
|Publisher||William Morrow & Co|
|Unit weight||1.35 lb|
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