Oakland Noir

Author: Jerry Thompson
Publisher: Akashic Noir
ISBN: 9781617755309
Size: 30.93 MB
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Masterfully curated by Jerry Thompson and Eddie Muller (the 'Czar of Noir'), this volume will shock, titillate, provoke, and entertain. The diverse cast of talented contributors will not disappoint.

San Francisco Noir

Author: Peter Maravelis
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1936070448
Size: 32.81 MB
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If you like puke, fear & loathing caused by stray bullets, happenstance getting the hero who is an anti-hero really, a male corpse rotting in the bathtub while the woman poops in the garden, the Reverend Christmas shot in the ear by the PO ...

Las Vegas Noir

Author: Jarret Keene
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1933354496
Size: 66.91 MB
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Las Vegas provides the classic sophistication and darkness necessary for a deadly noir story.

Montana Noir

Author: James Grady
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617756059
Size: 76.84 MB
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Noir is struggle. It's doing the wrong thing for the right reasons. It's being trapped. It's hubris. It's being defeated yet going on. Sometimes it's being defeated and not going on. That's life everywhere. This is our Montana.

The Third Squad

Author: V. Sanjay Kumar
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617755109
Size: 68.20 MB
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" --Book Chase The Third Squad is an arresting, ripped-from-the-headlines noir novel that deftly explores how in recent decades, to ostensibly combat the rising tide of criminality in Mumbai's underworld, the Indian Police Service has ...

New Jersey Noir

Author: Joyce Carol Oates
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617750816
Size: 31.40 MB
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It took longer than some readers might have wanted, but, oh boy, was it worth the wait . . . More than most of the entries in the series, this volume is about mood and atmosphere more than it is about plot and character . . .

Atlanta Noir

Author: Tayari Jones
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617755591
Size: 10.99 MB
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Hints of the supernatural may make these tales...appealing to lovers of ghost stories." --Kirkus Reviews "These stories, most of them by relative unknowns, offer plenty of human interest...All the tales have a Southern feel.

Delhi Noir

Author: Hirsh Sawhney
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 193335478X
Size: 51.69 MB
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Presents a collection of crime and noir stories set in Delhi, India.

New Haven Noir

Author: Amy Bloom
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617755575
Size: 39.38 MB
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The stories Bloom chooses share a strong sense of place, detailing the quirks that make every corner of New Haven distinctive. But it's the lucid writing and clear, compelling storylines that make her dark tales shine.

Staten Island Noir

Author: Patricia Smith
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617751464
Size: 62.35 MB
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" --Electric Literature's "The Outlet" "Each story in this enjoyable collection has its own charms, if the words 'enjoyable' or 'charms' can be used with these dark tales, and each can stand-alone.