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  • GANGSTER. by Carcaterrra, Lorenzo.
    Carcaterrra, Lorenzo.
    GANGSTER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Ballantine, (2001) dj. SIGNED hardcover first edition - Author's fourth book, one which captures the "gritty, frightening and conflicted world of organized crime - and the human beings who inhabit it - with honesty and depth." (Robert Crais) SIGNED on the title page. 376 pp. ISBN: 0-34540100X.

    Condition: Fine in a fine dust jacket (as new.)

    Book ID: 75399
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  • THICK AS THIEVES. by Quinn, Patrick.
    Quinn, Patrick.
    THICK AS THIEVES.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Crown, (1995) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel. "Mackin is a thief. He's also a professional. When he does a job, he does it neatly, quietly, and with people he trusts. Frank Riles asks Mackin for a favor. There's a heist in another town with a guy named Pointy Williams that will eventually benefit Riles. Though Mackin has his doubts, Riles is okay and has never steered him wrong. But Williams decides to have Mackin killed after the job to avoid paying him. He uses a couple of bent cops for the job, but Mackin senses the double cross and kills the cops. Mackin wants revenge on Williams but has to lay low as…

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    New York: Crown, (1995) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's first novel. "Mackin is a thief. He's also a professional. When he does a job, he does it neatly, quietly, and with people he trusts. Frank Riles asks Mackin for a favor. There's a heist in another town with a guy named Pointy Williams that will eventually benefit Riles. Though Mackin has his doubts, Riles is okay and has never steered him wrong. But Williams decides to have Mackin killed after the job to avoid paying him. He uses a couple of bent cops for the job, but Mackin senses the double cross and kills the cops. Mackin wants revenge on Williams but has to lay low as the killer of two cops." (Booklist) 242 pp,. ISBN: 0-517700093.

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    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 85629
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  • PARADISE. by Savage, Marc.
    Savage, Marc.
    PARADISE.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Doubleday, (1993) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's third crime novel, the story of a small time hood who robs a mom-and-pop store of $300,000 of the Scorcese crime family's money. . . Through a front man, the Scorceses hire PIs Abe and Izzy Stein to find Misty, an effort complicated a bit by Izzy's renewed passion for his old flame, Molly, Misty's mother. In Colorado, Misty hooks up with cute, amoral Leslie Ann Rice and they fly to Hawaii, where she and her feckless ex-con father try to figure out how to best separate Misty from the money. The chase climaxes with most of the leading actors on the eponymous island paradise, and the ending…

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    New York: Doubleday, (1993) dj. Hardcover first edition - The author's third crime novel, the story of a small time hood who robs a mom-and-pop store of $300,000 of the Scorcese crime family's money. . . Through a front man, the Scorceses hire PIs Abe and Izzy Stein to find Misty, an effort complicated a bit by Izzy's renewed passion for his old flame, Molly, Misty's mother. In Colorado, Misty hooks up with cute, amoral Leslie Ann Rice and they fly to Hawaii, where she and her feckless ex-con father try to figure out how to best separate Misty from the money. The chase climaxes with most of the leading actors on the eponymous island paradise, and the ending is not happy for anyone. . . . a fast, intricate, often funny thriller, and if most characters aren't nice, even the most minor players are vivid and believable." (Publishers Weekly) 354 pp. ISBN: 0-385467796.

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    Condition: Very near fine in a like dustjacket.

    Book ID: 84125
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