- Author:RICHARD MONTANARI
- Publisher:WILLIAM HEINEMANN LTD; First edition (2006)
- Pages:416 pages
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Richard Montanari is an American crime writer who debuted with his novel Deviant Way, published by Simon & Schuster, in 1995. It won the Online Mystery Award (OLMA) for Best First Mystery.
Richard Montanari is an American crime writer who debuted with his novel Deviant Way, published by Simon & Schuster, in 1995. In 2005 he began his Philadelphia crime series with The Rosary Girls, a police procedural thriller set inside the homicide unit of the Philadelphia Police Department, introducing detectives Kevin Byrne and Jessica Balzano.
1. "What I really want to do is direct. I take her hand in mine. Her skin is soft, flawless. He was attempting to balance the book on his knees while at the same time trying to fingerspell words with his right hand. It certainly wasn't ASL.
Richard Montanari is a novelist, screenwriter, and essayist. His work has appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Detroit Free Press, Cleveland Plain Dealer, and scores of other national and regional publications. He is the OLMA-winning author of the internationally acclaimed thrillers The Rosary Girls, Kiss of Evil, Deviant Way, and The Violet Hour.
I could stay down here for a while. Between you and me, this is all shit. The good stuff is locked in my boss’s office upstairs. He consulted a computer readout in his hand. He began to count some of the boxes that were left. Byrne put the toolbox down, quietly shut the door behind him. He assessed the man in front of him. The man was a little bit younger, without question faster. But Byrne had something he didn’t. The element of surprise.
The Rosary Girls was one of the best books I read in quite awhile.
This author is nowhere nearly as well known as he should be, and he deserves to be widely read by anyone who is fan of thrillers, books of mystery and suspense and, hell, just a well-written book of any type. The Rosary Girls was one of the best books I read in quite awhile.
Start by marking The Skin Gods (Jessica Balzano & Kevin Byrne, as Want to Read: Want to Read savin. ant to Read.
The skin Gods jbakb-2. Richard Montanari's writing is both terrifying and lyrical, a killer combination that makes him a true stand-out in the crowded thriller market. Don’t Look Now. Richard Montanari. The Killing Room jbakb-6. Shutter Man. Billy is an excellent killer: strategic, methodical, ritualistic. If only he knew what his victims looked like. A master storyteller at his very best.
The Skin Gods is the secondbook in the Philadelphia Series of detective novels by Richard Montanari. The book was published on 14 March 2006 by Ballantine Books, and was preceded by The Rosary Girls and followed by Merciless. It is the steaming heart of summer in the City of Brotherly Love. Back on the force after taking a bullet during the arrest of a sadistic murderer, detective Kevin Byrne warily returns to police headquarters