The Resource The jukebox kings, Doug Allyn

The jukebox kings, Doug Allyn

Label
The jukebox kings
Title
The jukebox kings
Statement of responsibility
Doug Allyn
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
It all starts when Mick Shannon Irish Mick loses to a knockout punch. His manager had bet heavy, and now Mick owes the mob, and more specifically, Moishe Abrams, who runs the jukes and collections in Detroit's 8 Mile. Moishe is part of the Old Guard, and not to be trifled with. But first time out, Moise takes a blade for Mick when Mojo Johnson doesn't want to pay up. Now Mojo's dead and there's a body to get rid of and an aging gangster who needs some serious medical attention. That's when Brownie steps in to help, and so begins Mick's career with the jukes. With Moishe on the mend, Mick handles all his collections. But he also finds himself handling Mojo's old studio... and Mojo's niece, Martika, who runs the place. Mick is beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel maybe some money can be made here. Trouble is, the mob boss's son, Albert Duca, also wants a piece of the action. With Brownie running interference and Moishe giving his unofficial blessing, Mick's troubles only multiply when he decides to buy a club for the studio acts to play in. Because now Albert definitely wants in and this time he has no intention of taking no for an answer
Summary
Irish Mick finds himself stuck between a rock and a hard place when he becomes the owner of a recording studio in which the son of a Mafia boss taken a sudden and lethal interest
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10559704
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Allyn, Douglas
Dewey number
813.6
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Criminals
  • Organized crime
  • Boxers (Sports)
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Race relations
  • Detroit (Mich.)
Target audience
adult
Label
The jukebox kings, Doug Allyn
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn964650486
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9781944520175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)964650486
Label
The jukebox kings, Doug Allyn
Publication
Copyright
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
ocn964650486
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
258 pages
Isbn
9781944520175
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)964650486

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