Oakland Noir

Author: Jerry Thompson
Publisher: Akashic Noir
ISBN: 9781617755309
Size: 25.56 MB
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Masterfully curated by Jerry Thompson and Eddie Muller (the 'Czar of Noir'), this volume will shock, titillate, provoke, and entertain. The diverse cast of talented contributors will not disappoint.

Oakland Noir

Author: Jerry Thompson
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617755583
Size: 58.10 MB
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Kudos to the editors, Jerry Thompson and Eddie Muller, for getting Oakland right. All those outsize statistics don’t reveal a real city, but this collection of local voices--both established and new--brings it thrumming to life.

Montana Noir

Author: James Grady
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617756059
Size: 46.15 MB
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Noir is struggle. It's doing the wrong thing for the right reasons. It's being trapped. It's hubris. It's being defeated yet going on. Sometimes it's being defeated and not going on. That's life everywhere. This is our Montana.

New Haven Noir

Author: Amy Bloom
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617755575
Size: 80.88 MB
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The stories Bloom chooses share a strong sense of place, detailing the quirks that make every corner of New Haven distinctive. But it's the lucid writing and clear, compelling storylines that make her dark tales shine.

Atlanta Noir

Author: Tayari Jones
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1617755591
Size: 76.37 MB
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Hints of the supernatural may make these tales...appealing to lovers of ghost stories." --Kirkus Reviews "These stories, most of them by relative unknowns, offer plenty of human interest...All the tales have a Southern feel.

Las Vegas Noir

Author: Jarret Keene
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1933354496
Size: 72.69 MB
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Las Vegas provides the classic sophistication and darkness necessary for a deadly noir story.

Detroit Noir

Author: E. J. Olsen
Publisher:
ISBN: 9781933354392
Size: 43.76 MB
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Presents short stories about Detroit with noir and crime fiction by writers such as Joyce Carol Oates, Joe Boland, Peter Markus, and Lolita Hernandez.

The Cocaine Chronicles

Author: Gary Phillips
Publisher: Open Road Media
ISBN: 1453259392
Size: 16.67 MB
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The Cocaine Chronicles joins The Speed Chronicles in launching Akashic’s new anthology series styled after the Noir Series.

100 Things To Do In Oakland Before You Die

Author: Jessie Fetterling
Publisher: Reedy Press LLC
ISBN: 1681060973
Size: 74.59 MB
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Oakland is in the middle of a renaissance and, in the past five years, has quickly become a melting pot for hipsters, techies and aspiring artists escaping the San Francisco fog.

Detroit Noir

Author: E.J. Olsen
Publisher: Akashic Books
ISBN: 1936070278
Size: 39.21 MB
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“And Mitchell's from Oakland County, too, up there with the richies, so he knows
how to talk to people.” “He thinks I'm a cop,” Stoner said. He filled Hawkins in,
repeating the conversation he'd had with Mitchell, at Hawkins's insistence, word
for ...