Boston Noir 2: The Classics (Akashic Noir) by Dennis Lehane

By Dennis Lehane

"The contributor record is delightfully quirky...The collection's unifying point is a deep figuring out of Boston's Byzantine worlds of race and class—as obvious terrifyingly in Andre Dubus's story of milltown resentment and pampered preppies."
—The Boston Globe

"14 improved decisions during this 'classics' quantity in Akashic's sequence of nearby darkish crime brief tales, the works of confirmed writers that experience stood the try out of time."
—Publishers Weekly

"This assortment good points crime tales that experience already been released. yet that's okay if you have the likes of Chuck Hogan, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert B. Parker, Linda Barnes, George V. Higgins, Dennis Lehane, and David Foster Wallace all lower than an identical roof...Followers of Akashic's long-running Noir series—not to say, after all, lovers of Boston-set crime fiction—should eagerly eat this one."
—Booklist

“Boston Noir 2: The Classics is a radical illustration of what noir has been, is, and maintains to develop into . . . The shadows over Boston are these of Bogart, leaning into the highlight with that complexity of soul, that derisive navigation of morality and deviance. . . The shadows in this conceal organize the tone, that those skinny darknesses will be willed into corruption with little attempt, and the reader will study the benefit of giving into it."
—HTML Giant

"There are few presents I take pleasure in greater than a field of sweets. some of the best shock me, each one sweet layered with unforeseen delights that go away me hungry for extra. an analogous might be stated of Boston Noir 2. It's a set of darkish brief tales by means of names you recognize, set in areas customary to Bostonians. Edited by means of Dorchester's crime fiction king and Hollywood darling, Dennis Lehane...Boston Noir 2 overflows with tales from the superior writers of our time...This is the ideal publication to open after a protracted day...The hazard, after all, is that on the finish of every tale, you'll opt for only one extra and stay awake well beyond your bedtime. My suggestion? Indulge."
—Patriot Ledger

Classic reprints from: Linda Barnes, Jason Brown, Andre Dubus, Chuck Hogan, George Harrar, George V. Higgins, Dennis Lehane, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert B. Parker, David Ryan, Kenneth Abel, Barbara Neely, Hannah Tinti, and David Foster Wallace.

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