The Dewey Decimal System (Akashic Urban Surreal Series)
Publish date: April 19th 2011
Publisher: Akashic Books
Pages no: 251
Edition language: English
This is really a 3.5 star review - GOODREADS, GIVE US THE HALF-STAR ABILITY! - but you do what you can. Taking the traditional guy-in-over-his-head noir structure, Larson sticks it in a dystopic near-future New York City (that's been decimated by flu and violence) and gives us a somewhat anonymous ...
it could be tightened up a bit, especially the dialogue. That said, the story is strong, the action is intense, and this is a fresh take on noir.