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Darkness, Take My Hand - Dennis Lehane
Darkness, Take My Hand
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The master of the new noir, Dennis Lehane magnificently evokes the dignity and savagery of working-class Boston in this terrifying tale of darkness and redemption. Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro’s latest client is a prominent Boston psychiatrist running scared from a vengeful Irish mob. The... show more
The master of the new noir, Dennis Lehane magnificently evokes the dignity and savagery of working-class Boston in this terrifying tale of darkness and redemption. Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro’s latest client is a prominent Boston psychiatrist running scared from a vengeful Irish mob. The private investigators know something about cold-blooded retribution. Born and bred on the mean streets of blue-collar Dorchester, they’ve seen the darkness that lives in the hearts of the unfortunate. But an evil for which even they are unprepared is about to strike as secrets long-dormant erupt, setting off a chain of violent murders that will stain everything—including the truth.
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Format: mass market paperback
ISBN: 9780061998850 (0061998850)
ASIN: 61998850
Publisher: Harper
Pages no: 468
Edition language: English
Series: Kenzie & Gennaro -5 included (#2)
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Wanda's Book Reviews
Wanda's Book Reviews rated it
4.0 Darkness, Take my Hand / Dennis Lehane
The master of the new "noir," Dennis Lehane magnificently evokes the dignity and savagery of working-class Boston in this terrifying tale of darkness and redemption. Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro's latest client is a prominent Boston psychiatrist running scared from a vengeful Irish mob. The pri...
Obsidian Blue
Obsidian Blue rated it
4.0 Darkness, Take My Hand (Kenzie & Gennaro #2)
Please don't read if you have not read the first book in this series since spoilers from that book are below. Well I definitely liked this one more than the first book in the series. There is one plot hole that didn't make a lot of sense to me, but other than that I really liked how this book worked...
A Few Thoughts
A Few Thoughts rated it
4.0 Darkness, Take My Hand
This book is nearly the polar opposite of the first book. Where the other was forced and awkward, this one is natural and well-paced, with a storytelling and characterization that doesn't make you resent the characters or the author. It helped that he wasn't interested in "saying something importa...
It's a Mad Mad World
It's a Mad Mad World rated it
5.0 Darkness take my Hand
In this book Patrick has started a relationship with Grace, a young doctor with a daughter, and Angie has divorced Phil. But their life will soon be turned upside down. A psychiatrist hires Angie and Patrick to watch over her son who she is scared is a target by the Irish mafia. But they never imagi...
Seriously, Read a Book!
Seriously, Read a Book! rated it
4.5 Darkness, Take My Hand (Kenzie & Gennaro #2)
Hot on the heels of finishing A Drink Before the War, I felt ready for another dose of Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro in my life. Actually, rave reviews for this second volume In Dennis Lehane's detective duo series were what lead me to read the first. After all, what girl can resist a promise of...
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