A drink before the war: Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series, Book 1

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As richly complex and brutal as the terrain it depicts, here is the mesmerizing, darkly original novel that heralded the arrival of Dennis Lehane, the master of the new noir -- and introduced Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro, his smart and tough private investigators weaned on the blue-collar streets of Dorchester. A cabal of powerful Boston politicians is willing to pay Kenzie and Gennaro big money for a seemingly small job: to find the missing cleaning woman who stole some secret documents. As Kenzie and Gennaro learn, however, this crime is no ordinary theft. It's about justice. About right and wrong. But in Boston, finding the truth isn't just a dirty business ... it's deadly.
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9780156029025
9780062101723
9780380726233
9780062015655
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As richly complex and brutal as the terrain it depicts, here is the mesmerizing, darkly original novel that heralded the arrival of Dennis Lehane, the master of the new noir — and introduced Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro, his smart and tough private investigators weaned on the blue-collar streets of Dorchester.

A cabal of powerful Boston politicians is willing to pay Kenzie and Gennaro big money for a seemingly small job: to find the missing cleaning woman who stole some secret documents. As Kenzie and Gennaro learn, however, this crime is no ordinary theft. It's about justice. About right and wrong. But in Boston, finding the truth isn't just a dirty business ... it's deadly.

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subject_facet Boston (Mass.) -- Fiction, Family violence -- Fiction, Gennaro, Angela (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Kenzie, Patrick (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Massachusetts -- Boston -- Fiction
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title_full A Drink Before the War Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series, Book 1, A drink before the war / Dennis Lehane
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title_sub Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro Series, Book 1
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