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Buried on Avenue B: A Novel, de Jonge, Peter

Buried on Avenue B: A Novel

Authors: de Jonge, Peter
Series: Darlene O'Hara Series
Publisher: Harper
BISAC/Subject: FIC030000, FIC031000, FIC022020, FIC031010
ISBN: 9780062097125, Related ISBNs: 0062097121, 9780062097125, 9780062267009
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 320
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:

Hailed by the Chicago Tribune as an “utterly irresistible heroine,” Darlene O’Hara—the brilliant, hard-living, obsessive, and somewhat self-destructive detective introduced in Peter de Jonge’s acclaimed crime fiction masterwork Shadows Still Remain—returns in Buried on Avenue B.

An edgy and suspenseful noir thriller, Buried on Avenue B traverses the gritty landscape of New York’s Lower East Side and the more sordid corners of Sarasota, Florida, as a gruesome and unexpected discovery in a makeshift Alphabet City grave heats up a 17-year-old cold case.

James Patterson calls Darlene O’Hara “one of the freshest, hippest detective creations in many a year,” and the New York Times has described Peter de Jonge’s writing as “in the noirish, character-driven vein of Dennis Lehane or Michael Connelly.” For fans of serious crime fiction, Peter de Jonge is a must-read, and Detective Darlene O’Hara is cop to be reckoned with.

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