Boston Noir 2

Boston Noir 2

122 Pages


  • National drive-time radio tour
  • National radio and TV interviews
  • Features in Boston and New England publications
  • Promotion on the editors' and contributors' websites
  • Publicity and promotion in conjunction with the editors' and contributors' speaking engagements

  • The original Boston Noir is the best-selling title in the Akashic Noir Series, which has over 50 volumes in print.
  • This volume comprises classic reprints from: Linda Barnes, Jason Brown, Andre Dubus, Mitch Evich, George Harrar, George V. Higgins, Daphne Kalotay, Dennis Lehane, Joyce Carol Oates, Robert B. Parker, Hank Phillippi Ryan, Michael Thomas, Hannah Tinti, John Updike, Abraham Verghese, David Foster Wallace.
  • Major media coverage expected -- print, broadcast, online.

  • Table of Contents


    Part I: Broken Families
“The Marriage Privilege” by Chuck Hogan (West Roxbury)
“Night-Side” by Joyce Carol Oates (Quincy)
“Home Sweet Home” by Hannah Tinti (Route 128)
“Surrogate” by Robert B. Parker (Watertown)

    Part II: Criminal Minds
“Mushrooms” by Dennis Lehane (Dorchester)
“Lucky Penny” by Linda Barnes (Beacon Hill)
“Blanche Cleans Up” (excerpt) by Barbara Neely (Brookline)
“The Balance of the Day” by George V. Higgins (Roxbury)
“Bait” (excerpt) by Kenneth Abel (South Boston)

    Part III: Voyeurs & Outsiders
“Townies” by Andre Dubus (Merrimack River)
“Driving the Heart” by Jason Brown (Boston General Hospital)
“The 5:22” by George Harrar (Kendall Square)
“Infinite Jest” (excerpt) by David Foster Wallace (Brighton)
“At Night” by David Ryan (Back Bay)



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    Published 06 November 2012
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    EAN13 9781617751455
    Language English

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