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James Lee Burke! James Lee Burke (2009)
Rain Gods: A Novel. Simon & Schuster
Texas sheriff Hackberry Holland is called to the burial site of nine Thai women, victims of a battle between gangs fighting among themselves for new territory. He must protect a possible witness to the massacre. Critics have nothing but praise for this fast-paced, tense, and harrowing tale. More...
Nicholas Pileggi! Nicholas Pileggi (1990)
Wiseguy. Life in a Mafia Family. Pocket
This book portrays the life of Henry Hill, a street-level hoodlum from the Brooklyn branch of the Luchese crime family. Unlike literary fiction of mobster life, this true story is about the gruesome violence at the operational level. After 30 years of car theft, hijacking, credit card scams, smuggling, and a $6-million heist, Henry Hill entered the Federal Witness Protection Program, helping to convict some of his fellow thugs. Martin Scorsese used the material for his film Goodfellas. More...
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Kevin Weeks / Phyllis Karas! Kevin Weeks / Phyllis Karas (2006)
Brutal: The Untold Story of My Life Inside Whitey Bulger's Irish Mob. Regan Books
The disgusting hero (and co-author of the book), Phyllis Karas is a macho psychopath with an allegedly near genius IQ of 150. He grew up in the Southie projects of Boston and was the right-hand thug of one of the most notorious mob bosses. If you can stand the brutality it's certainly a fascinating read. More...
Nelson DeMille! Nelson DeMille (2008)
The Gate House. Grand Central
DeMille's plot includes the Mafia, Muslim terrorists, Long Island's rich and beautiful and, of course, his main protagonist, the lawyer and freelance detective John Sutter. Light entertainment for long flights! More...

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