He is a damned good cop—a burned-out homicide detective wrapped around a Smith & Wesson .38 and a vodka bottle. She is his partner—twice divorced, nursing a grudge against men, obsessed by the awful temptation of love.
Praise for The Black Marble
“[Joseph] Wambaugh sidesteps all the clichés.”—Baltimore Sun
“Superb . . . his best book!”—St. Louis Post-Dispatch
“First-rate . . . fast, colorful, and gripping . . . as touching as it is breathlessly entertaining.”—Cosmopolitan
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About Joseph Wambaugh
Joseph Wambaugh is the hard-hitting best-selling writer who conveys the passionate immediacy of a special world. A master storyteller…authenticity oozes from his books.
Published by Dell Dec 21, 1998| 416 Pages| 5-1/2 x 8-1/2| ISBN 9780440613961