Los Angeles Noir

(Book - 2007)
Average Rating: 4.5 stars out of 5.
Los Angeles Noir

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Brand-new stories by: Michael Connelly, Janet Fitch, Susan Straight, Hector Tobar, Patt Morrison, Robert Ferrigno, Gary Phillips, Christopher Rice, Naomi Hirahara, Jim Pascoe, Scott Phillips, Diana Wagman, Lienna Silver, Brian Ascalon Roley, and Denise Hamilton. Denise Hamilton writes the Eve Diamond series. Her books have been shortlisted for the Edgar, Macavity, Anthony, and Willa Cather awards. The Los Angeles Times named Last Lullaby a Best Book of 2004, and it was also a USA Today Summer Pick and a finalist for a Southern California Booksellers Association 2004 award. Her fourth Eve Diamond novel, Savage Garden, is a Los Angeles Times bestseller and was shortlisted for the Southern California Booksellers Association award for Best Mystery of 2005.
Title: Los Angeles noir
Publisher: New York : Akashic Books, 2007
Characteristics: 348 p. :,map, ports. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: edited by Denise Hamilton
Contents: Part I, Police & thieves. Mulholland dive / Michael Connelly
Number 19 / Naomi Hirahara
Dangerous days / Emory Holmes II
Midnight in Silicon Valley / Denise Hamilton
Part II, Hollywoodlandia. The method / Janet Fitch
Morocco Junction 90210 / Patt Morrison
Over thirty / Christopher Rice
Once more, Lazarus / Héctor Tobar
Part III, East of La Cienega. The golden gopher / Susan Straight
The kidnapper bell / Jim Pascoe
City of Commerce / Neal Pollack
Fish / Lienna Silver
Roger Crumbler considered his shave / Gary Phillips
Part IV, The Gold Coast. The girl who kissed Barnaby Jones / Scott Phillips
Kinship / Brian Ascalon Roley
The hour when the ship comes in / Robert Ferrigno
What you see / Diana Wagman
Additional Contributors: Hamilton, Denise
ISBN: 1933354224
Branch Call Number: MYSTERY LOS
Subject Headings: Los Angeles (Calif.) Fiction Noir fiction, American
Genre/Form: Detective and mystery stories, American
Topical Term: Noir fiction, American
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An anthology of new stories that includes Michael Connelly's 'Mulholland Drive,' a tribute to Cain's Double Indemnity.

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