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The Resource A drink before the war, Dennis Lehane

A drink before the war, Dennis Lehane

Label
A drink before the war
Title
A drink before the war
Statement of responsibility
Dennis Lehane
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Patrick Kenzie and Angie Gennaro are private investigators in the blue-collar neighborhoods and ghettos of South Boston--they know it as only natives can. Working out of an old church belfry, Kenzie and Gennaro take on a seemingly simple assignment for a prominent politician: uncover the where-abouts of Jenna Angeline, a black cleaning woman who has allegedly stolen confidential state documents. Finding Jenna is easy compared to staying alive once they've got her
Member of
Summary
Private detective partners Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro are hired to find Jenna Angeline, a missing black cleaning woman who allegedly stole confidential state documents, but as their investigation becomes complicated by rival gang leaders, extortion, child prostitution, and assassination reaching to the highest levels of government, they discover that their target has been framed
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Writing style
Award
Shamus Award for Best First P.I. Novel, 1995.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
004393
Cataloging source
AMP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lehane, Dennis
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro novels
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kenzie, Patrick (Fictitious character)
  • Gennaro, Angela (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Family violence
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Family violence
  • Gennaro, Angela (Fictitious character)
  • Kenzie, Patrick (Fictitious character)
  • Private investigators
  • Massachusetts
Target audience
adult
Label
A drink before the war, Dennis Lehane
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover,
  • Includes excerpt from Moonlight Mile (p. 325-351)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn732077748
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780062049100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)732077748
Label
A drink before the war, Dennis Lehane
Publication
Note
  • "A novel"--Cover,
  • Includes excerpt from Moonlight Mile (p. 325-351)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn732077748
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
351 pages
Isbn
9780062049100
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)732077748

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