The Friends of Eddie Coyle
  • Author : George V. Higgins
  • Release Date : 06 September 2012
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Genre : Fiction
  • Pages : 182
  • ISBN 13 : 9781409127871
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'The best crime novel ever written' - Elmore Leonard When small-time gunrunner Eddie Coyle is convicted on a felony, he's looking at three years in the pen - that is, unless he sells out one of his big-fish clients to the DA. But which of the many hoods, gunmen and executioners he calls his friends should he send up river?Set on the mean streets of Boston and told almost entirely in crackling dialogue by a vivid cast of cops and lowlifes, The Friends of Eddie Coyle set a standard for authentically gritty crime fiction that has never been bettered.

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

Author : George V. Higgins
Publisher : Hachette UK
Genre : Fiction
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'The best crime novel ever written' - Elmore Leonard When small-time gunrunner Eddie Coyle is convicted on a felony, he's looking at three years in the pen - that is, unless he sells out one of his big-fish clients to the DA. But which of the many hoods, gunmen and ...

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

Author : George V. Higgins
Publisher : Weidenfeld & Nicolson
Genre : Boston (Mass.)
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'The best crime novel ever written' - Elmore Leonard When small-time gunrunner Eddie Coyle is convicted on a felony, he's looking at three years in the pen - that is, unless he sells out one of his big-fish clients to the DA. But which of the many hoods, gunmen and ...

Cogan s Trade

Cogan s Trade

Author : George V. Higgins
Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Genre : Fiction
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A hard-hitting, tour de force tale of the mob and the man who makes sure their rules are the only rules, by the American master of crime George V. Higgins. Jackie Cogan is an enforcer, and when the mob's rules get broken, Cogan is called in to take care of ...

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

The Friends of Eddie Coyle

Author : George V. Higgins
Publisher : Alfred a Knopf Incorporated
Genre : Fiction
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The classic novel from "America's best crime novelist" ("Time"), with a new introduction by Elmore Leonard Eddie Coyle works for Jimmy Scalisi, supplying him with guns for a couple of bank jobs. But a cop named Foley is on to Eddie and he's leaning on him to finger Scalisi, a ...

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Author : George V. Higgins
Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Genre : Fiction
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Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Genre : Fiction
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Author : George V. Higgins
Publisher : Vintage Crime/Black Lizard
Genre : Fiction
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A winding tale of suspicion and intrigue, George V. Higgins skillfully recounts the story of elusive Short Joey Mossi. When detective sergeant Harry Dell’Appa went into enforced exile in the Berkshires to put an end to an ill-fated office romance, he didn’t expect to be called back to ...