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White shadow

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Tampa, Florida, 1955: a city pulsing with Sicilian and Cuban gangsters, smoky clubs, cigar factories, light, voices, and rum. The bludgeoning death of mob boss Charlie Wall sends shock waves rippling through the communities, setting cops and reporters and associates, known and unknown, scrambling to discover the truth. The truth is that there are many more surprises to come. As the trail winds through neighborhoods, rich and poor, enmeshing the corrupt and innocent alike, all the way down to the streets of pre-revolutionary Havana, an extraordinary story of revenge, honor, and greed begins to emerge. But that is only the beginning. For Charlie Wall had his secrets, and he guarded them well. And those secrets will have repercussions.
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9780399153556
9780425214909
9781101151730
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Grouped Work ID 3406792b-8e45-4adb-57f1-55c393b865de
Grouping Title white shadow
Grouping Author atkins ace
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Last Grouping Update 2018-11-12 23:00:03PM
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display_description "This book succeeds both as a first-rate historical novel and as a superb crime story. It packs the emotional wallop of Dennis Lehane's Mystic River. It is as gritty as James Ellroy's L.A. Confidential. And yet, the prose is as lyrical as James Lee Burke's Crusader's Cross. With White Shadow, Atkins has found his true voice."—Associated Press
1955: Tampa, Florida is a city pulsing with Sicilian and Cuban gangsters, cigar factories, sweet rum, and violence. The death of retired kingpin Charlie Wall—the White Shadow—has shocked the city, sending cops, reporters, and associates scrambling to find those responsible. As the trail winds through neighborhoods rich and poor, enmeshing the innocent and corrupt alike all the way down to the streets and casinos of Havana, an extraordinary story of revenge, honor, and greed emerges. For Charlie Wall had his secrets—secrets that if discovered could destroy a criminal empire and ignite a revolution.
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subject_facet Havana (Cuba) -- Fiction, Mafia -- Fiction, Reporters and reporting -- Fiction, Tampa (Fla.) -- Fiction, Wall, Charlie, -- d. 1955 -- Death -- Fiction
title_display White shadow
title_full White Shadow, White shadow / Ace Atkins
title_short White shadow
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topic_facet Death, Fiction, Mafia, Reporters and reporting, Thriller, Wall, Charlie