Dead Man'S Blues download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ray Celestin

Dead Man'S Blues download free [PDF and Ebook] by Ray Celestin year 2017
  • Book name: Dead Man'S Blues
  • Author: Ray Celestin
  • Release date: 2017/8/16
  • Publisher: PAN MACMILLAN
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Crime and Thriller
  • ISBN: 9781447258933
  • Rating: 7.16 of 10
  • Votes: 489
  • Review by: Amalia Kohler
  • Review rating: 9.58 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/14
  • Total pages: 496
  • Includes a PDF summary of 50 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: Shortlisted for the CWA Gold Dagger for Best Crime Novel of 2017 Dead Man's Blues is the gripping historical crime novel from Ray Celestin, following on from the events of his debut The Axeman's Jazz, winner of the CWA John Creasey (New Blood) Dagger for Best First Novel 2014.Chicago, 1928. In the stifling summer heat three disturbing events take place. A clique of city leaders is poisoned in a fancy hotel. A white gangster is found mutilated in an alleyway in the Blackbelt. And a famous heiress vanishes without a trace. Pinkerton detectives Michael Talbot and Ida Davis are hired to find the missing heiress by the girl's troubled mother. But it proves harder than expected to find a face that is known across the city, and Ida must elicit the help of her friend Louis Armstrong. While the police take little interest in the Blackbelt murder crime scene photographer, Jacob Russo, can't get the dead man's image out of his head, and so he embarks on his own investigation. And Dante Sanfelippo - rum-runner and fixer - is back in Chicago on the orders of Al Capone, who suspects there's a traitor in the ranks and wants Dante to investigate. But Dante is struggling with problems of his own as he is forced to return to the city he thought he'd never see again . . . As the three parties edge closer to the truth, their paths cross and their lives are threatened. But will any of them find the answers they need in the capital of blues, booze and corruption?
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 25H29M19S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Crime Fiction, Historical Crime, Historical Fiction, Crime
  • Available formats: EPUB, JPEG, RTF, HTML, TXT, DOC, PDF, WORD. Compressed in ZIP, IMG, EML, AZW3, LHA, ARC, RAR
  • Download servers: Hotfile, DelaFil, MEGA, Novafile, BitShare, Torrent
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 10.71 USD
  • Dimensions: 130x197x30mm
  • Weight: 358g
  • Printed by: Pan Books
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
Vote:

More books of the publisher PAN MACMILLAN

More books of 2017