- Author:Andrew Vachss
- Publisher:Donald I. Fine (September 23, 1985)
- Pages:341 pages
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Andrew Vachss bursts forth with more of the slashing prose that has earned him a reputation as one who gives no quarter in his . Andrew Vachss’s work is all about horror, outrage, moral indignation and the blood of commitment.
Andrew Vachss bursts forth with more of the slashing prose that has earned him a reputation as one who gives no quarter in his exposure of the evils of the human mind. The man knows whereof he speaks. Vachss is the voice of righteousness confronting a powerful and cowardly evil. There’s no way to put a down once you’ve begun. The plot hooks are engaging and the one-liners pierce like bullets.
In this cauterizing thriller, Andrew Vachss's teams up with a lethally gifted avenger to follow a child's murderer Burke's newest client is a woman named Flood, who has the face of an angel, the body of a high-priced stripper, and the skills of a professional executioner. She wants Burke to find a monster for her-so she can kill him with her bare hands.
His "Burke" series is excellent. This compelling stand-alone is easy to follow. So I selected FLOOD, his first effort that was written in 1985. A reader picking up this book will be treated to a detailed view of Times Square in the early 80's.
Andrew Henry Vachss (born October 19, 1942) is an American crime fiction author, child protection consultant, and attorney exclusively representing children and youths. Vachss' last name rhymes with "tax". He grew up in Manhattan on the Lower West Side. Before becoming a lawyer, Vachss held many front-line positions in child protection. He was a federal investigator in sexually transmitted diseases, and a New York City social-services caseworker.
Книга Flood, автор Vachss Andrew - (Книга жанра: Детективы, Триллеры. Flood was not my first published book. Читать онлайн в библиотеке Booksonline. The first effort was nonfiction: a textbook on juvenile violence and proposed solutions which arose from my stint running a maximum-security prison for youthful offenders. That first book was a critical success, but it never reached outside the profession.
Flood and I had been through what had to be done a few dozen times, and I could see she was finally ready to sleep. I told her I’d call when I had something and went out the door. ator, sent it back down to the ground floor, hit the switch to call it back to me. I stood there waiting, smoking another cigarette. When I finished I ground out the butt on the floor and slipped it into my pocket. I took the stairs down and walked to the car-it looked different in daylight, streaked and dull like it needed a bath
Author: Andrew Vachss. In Vachss’s acclaimed first novel, we are introduced to Burke, the avenging angel of abused children.
Author: Andrew Vachss. Burke’s client is a woman named Flood, who has the face of an angel, the body of a high-priced stripper, and the skills of a professional executioner. She wants Burke to find a monster – so she can kill him with her bare hands.
Andrew Vachss is a lawyer who represents children and youths exclusively. Hard-boiled fiction at its best. The Chicago Tribune Book World. Vachss’s tough guy writing style grabs you by the hair and jerks you to attention. His many books include the Burke series, the Aftershock trilogy, the Cross series, numerous stand-alone novels, and three collections of short stories. Andrew Vachss is a lawyer who represents children and youths exclusively.
Vachss Andrew - скачать бесплатно все книги автора. Andrew Vachss' pre- novel was written in 1973. Книги 1-18 из 18. A Bomb Built in Hell. Жанр: Старинная литература: прочее. It was rejected by every publisher, one of whom described it as a "political horror story," others of whom berated it for its "lack of realism," including such things as Chinese youth gangs and the fall of Haiti. And the very idea of someone entering a high school with the intent of destroying every living person inside was just too.
Book Description In Vachss's acclaimed first novel, we are introduced to Burke, the avenging angel of abused children
FLOOD" - A Novel Of Revenge - OUTSTANDING!!! By Thriftbooks. com User, February 2, 2005. Flood" is Andrew Vachss' first novel featuring Burke, the hard-boiled, in-your-face, ex-con detective, who still isn't sure on which side of the law he prefers to operate. Abandoned at birth, father and mother unknown, Burke has no real first name. Baby boy" is the name on his birth certificate.