From Publishers Weekly
Copyright 1998 Reed Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.
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Richard Price is a masterful storyteller. This one fictionalizes a true-life horrific crime that was both shocking and heartbreaking. The writing is mesmerizing. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Nester
Overly long and drawn out plot. The main conflict in the novel was set forth relatively quickly, with an obvious answer, but then it took 200 pages to get there. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Mark Opshinsky
Very good read, kept my interest, characters are very well drawn. Glad I found this one, would recommend!Published 4 months ago by Mary at Success
An overly-long, maddeningly slow novel with zero suspense and filigreed with detail masquerading as character development. A very disappointing novel by this usually fine author.Published 5 months ago by Eric Van Lustbader
This is not an easy book to get through because of the intense emotions and the bleak worlds it portrays. Read morePublished 6 months ago by Dennis
Having worked, gone to school & all but lived in Jersey City for years, I was drawn to reading this book that was inspired by the things the author saw when living there. Read morePublished 11 months ago by John A. Brissette
I'm a huge fan of Richard Price. Samaritan, Lush Life, and Clockers were all great. But with this one, I could only get halfway through it. Read morePublished 16 months ago by Joe Joe Magee