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Feb 24, 2009
| ISBN 9780553906189
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Feb 24, 2009 | ISBN 9780553906189
BONUS: This edition contains an excerpt from Tom Piccirilli’s The Last Kind Words.Raised to be a thief and getaway driver, Chase left the bent life after he found his true love, Lila. For ten years he walked the straight and narrow—until Lila was murdered. Now Chase is looking for his grandfather Jonah, the stone-cold-killer con man who raised him anis the last living repository of his family’s darkest secrets. In returning to his criminal roots, Chase hopes to save Jonah’s infant daughter from the life that Chase himself can’t escape.But first he’ll need a score. Chase thinks he’s found it as a driver for a dysfunctional crime family that’s anything but organized. With the Langans’ patriarch dying, the once powerful syndicate may unravel before Chase can rip it off. If he survives the bloodbath to come, he’ll face an even uglier showdown. Because his grandfather Jonah is waiting for him at the coldest family reunion this side of hell.
Tom Piccirilli lives in Colorado, where, besides writing, he spends an inordinate amount of time watching trash cult films and reading Gold Medal classic noir and hardboiled novels. He’s a fan of Asian cinema, especially horror movies, bullet ballet, pinky… More about Tom Piccirilli
“Prepare for a journey as thrilling as it is provocative.” —James Rollins, author of The Judas Strain, on The Cold Spot“Hard-boiled crime writing … It’s pedal to the metal for 352 pages. Don’t miss it.”—Booklist
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