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Long Island noir / edited by Kaylie Jones.

  • Book Book
  • ISBN: 9781617750625 (pbk.)
  • ISBN: 161775062X (pbk.)
  • Description: 283 p. : map ; 21 cm.
  • Publisher: New YOrk : Akashic Books, c2012.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at NOBLE (All Libraries).

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Gloucester Adult Mystery MYSTERY/ Long (Text to Phone) Available -

Content descriptions

General Note: Stories by Jules Feiffer, Matthew McGevna, Nick Mamatas, Kaylie Jones, Qanta Ahmed, Charles Salzberg, Reed Farrel Coleman, Tim McLoughlin, Sarah, Weinman, JZ Holden, Richie Narvaez, Sheila Kohler, Jane Ciabattari, Steven Wishnia, Kenneth Wishnia, Amani Scipio, and Tim Tomlinson.
Contents Note: Introduction by Kaylie Jones -- Part I: Family values. "Gateway to the stars" by Matthew McGevna (Mastic Beach) -- "Thy shiny car in the night" by Nick Mamatas (Northport) -- "Home invasion" by Kaylie Jones (Wainscott) -- "Anjali's America" by Qanta Ahmed, MD (Garden City) -- Part II: Hitting it big. "A Starr burns bright" by Charles Salzberg -- (Long Beach) -- "Mastermind" by Reed Farrel Coleman (Selden) -- "Seven Eleven" by Tim McLoughlin (Wantagh) -- "Past president" by Sarah Weinman (Great Neck) -- Part III: Love and other horrors. "Boob noir" by Jules Feiffer (Southampton) -- "Summer love" by JZ Holden (Sagaponack) -- "Ending in Paumanok" by Richie Narvaez (Stony Brook) -- "Terror" by Sheila Kohler (Amagansett) -- "Contents of house" by Jane Ciabattari (Sag Harbor) -- Part IV: American dreamers. "Semiconscious" by Steven Wishnia (Lake Ronkonkoma) -- "Blood drive" by Kenneth Wishnia (Port Jefferson Station) -- "Jabo's" by Amani Scipio (Bridgehampton) -- "Snow job" by Tim Tomlinson (Wading River).
Summary: Presents a collection of sinister stories each set in a distinct Long Island location, featuring contributions by such noted mystery authors as Charles Salzberg, Sarah Weinman, and Steven Wishnia.
Subject: Long Island (N.Y.) > Fiction.
New York (State) > Fiction.
Genre: Noir fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Jones, Kaylie. (Added Author).

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