The Martini Shot

The Martini Shot

A Novella and Stories

Audiobook CD - 2015
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A seasoned claims investigator tracks a supposedly dead man from Miami to Brazil, only to be thrown off his game by a kid from the local slum. An aging loser takes a last stab at respectability by becoming a police informant. A Greek-American couple adopts an interracial trio of sons and then struggles to keep their family together, giving us a stirring bit of background on one of Pelecanos' most beloved protagonists, Spero Lucas. In the title novella--which takes its name from Hollywood slang for the last shot of the day--we go behind the scenes of a television cop show, where a writer gets caught up in a drama more real than anything he could have conjured for a script.
Publisher: New York, NY : Hachette Audio, [2015]
Edition: Audio CD Unabridged.
Copyright Date: ℗2015
ISBN: 9781478983163
1478983167
Characteristics: 6 audio discs (7 hr., 30 min.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
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