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Review:

"Set in late 1980s New York City, Coleman's gritty fourth Moe Prager mystery is somewhat less surprising and realistic than its acclaimed predecessor, The James Deans (2005), which won Shamus, Barry and Anthony awards. Prager, an ex-cop turned PI, has a cryptic encounter with his old friend Larry McDonald, the NYPD chief of detectives. Larry slips him a covertly recorded tape of an interrogation of a snitch claiming to know the secret behind the murder of Dexter Mayweather, a major-league drug dealer in the early 1970s. When McDonald himself turns up an apparent suicide, Prager calls in a variety of favors from old friends to sift the truth behind Mayweather's death, even as his marriage hits a lull, leaving him vulnerable to an attractive young Hispanic detective. Less sharply written than earlier books, this effort builds to a fairly predictable solution." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)

Synopsis:

Fourth book in the acclaimed Moe Prager Mystery series taking place in New York City

Product Details

ISBN:
9781932557350
Author:
Coleman, Reed Farrel
Publisher:
Bleak House Books
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - General
Subject:
Private investigators
Subject:
Suicide
Subject:
Mystery & Detective - Hard-Boiled
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Moe Prager Mysteries
Series Volume:
04
Publication Date:
April 2007
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Pages:
233
Dimensions:
8.44x7.10x.73 in. .73 lbs.

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Product details 233 pages Bleak House Books - English 9781932557350 Reviews:
"Publishers Weekly Review" by , "Set in late 1980s New York City, Coleman's gritty fourth Moe Prager mystery is somewhat less surprising and realistic than its acclaimed predecessor, The James Deans (2005), which won Shamus, Barry and Anthony awards. Prager, an ex-cop turned PI, has a cryptic encounter with his old friend Larry McDonald, the NYPD chief of detectives. Larry slips him a covertly recorded tape of an interrogation of a snitch claiming to know the secret behind the murder of Dexter Mayweather, a major-league drug dealer in the early 1970s. When McDonald himself turns up an apparent suicide, Prager calls in a variety of favors from old friends to sift the truth behind Mayweather's death, even as his marriage hits a lull, leaving him vulnerable to an attractive young Hispanic detective. Less sharply written than earlier books, this effort builds to a fairly predictable solution." Publishers Weekly (Copyright Reed Business Information, Inc.)
"Synopsis" by , Fourth book in the acclaimed Moe Prager Mystery series taking place in New York City
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