Los Angeles Noir (PDF)

  • Paperback
  • 348
  • Los Angeles Noir
  • Denise Hamilton
  • English
  • 03 January 2020
  • 9781933354224

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Free download Ð Los Angeles Noir Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook NDenise Hamilton writes the Eve Diamond series Her books have been shortlisted for the Edgar Macavity Anthony and Willa Cather awards The Los Angeles Times named Last Lullaby a Best Book of 2004 and it was also a USA Today Summer Pick and a fina This is one of the books I bought at the Los Angeles Book Fair at USC I liked the title and thought bout time a collection of short stories about LA Being a native of this city I was interested too read what local writers had too say about their city A little uneven some Good a few great and a few not really that good but overall a solid effort As a break down I found Mullholland Drive by Michael Connelly Solidly good story really enjoyed this one if all the stories were as strong as this one then I would have giving five stars to this collectionNumber 19 by Naomi Hirahara new writers this was another big plus about this book I get to read so many local and good authors another strong storyDangerous Days by Emory Holmes II opps hit a pothole here sorry but this story is about my part of town Leimert Park so I m going to be tough grader here and unfortunately this was the weakest in terms of accurate description of the neighborhood and pl

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Free download Ð Los Angeles Noir Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook List for a Southern California Booksellers Association 2004 award Her fourth Eve Diamond novel Savage Garden is a Los Angeles Times bestseller and was shortlisted for the Southern California Booksellers Association award for Best Mystery of 2005 There s something inherently fun in reading a collection of short stories focused on murder kidnaping torture gambling and embezzlement real ugly under belly sinister stuff that takes place right in the heart of a city known for its beauty its glamor ageless icons and angels I m not about to throw my hat into the ring that is the debate if LA has culture or not especially when as people like to do compare it to NYC Yes its a car culture you sit in traffic a lot Yes people tend to keep to themselves then other cities Folks are here for a season then leave for other pastures But ask anyone who hasn t visited the city just for a week where they stayed with their friend in West Hollywood but went out in Santa Monica Ask anyone who s spent a couple of years in LA and they will be able to point out a vibe a feeling that is noticed in the city Something you don t always pick up on at first visit especially when most time is spent with your hea

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Free download Ð Los Angeles Noir Þ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Brand new stories by Michael Connelly Janet Fitch Susan Straight Hector Tobar Patt Morrison Robert Ferrigno Gary Phillips Christopher Rice Naomi Hirahara Jim Pascoe Scott Phillips Diana Wagman Lienna Silver Brian Ascalon Roley and Denise Hamilto Given the grand tradition of noir in Los Angeles I was disappointed in this As a collection it s rather weak and probably just scratched the underbelly of the 3 star range because of good stories by Susan Straight and Janet Fitch Most of these were just OK or mediocre and a couple were downright awful I didn t even finish Dangerous Days about Leimert ParkMid City gangsters boring and was completely baffled by The Kidnapper Bell wherein the motivations of the narrator in setting out to solve a mystery at great risk to his own safety and future are completely absolutely and totally nonexistent A few were adeuately entertaining for a super light read mood Michael Connelly s Mulholland Drive has San Fernando Valley Detective Clewiston investigating a fatal car crash off this famous road where a brand new Porche Carrera has carried its millionaire owner over the side of the hill in what appears to be a simple acc