L.A. Confidential ePub download
by James Ellroy
- ISBN: 0446400106
- ISBN13: 978-0446400107
- ePub: 1433 kb | FB2: 1775 kb
- Language: English
- Category: Mystery
- Publisher: Mysterious Press (July 1, 1991)
- Rating: 4.7/5
- Votes: 387
- Format: mobi doc mbr txt
To mary doherty ellroy. We get them booked, we write it up and make the party by watch change. I got three cases: Walker Black, Jim Beam and Cutty. Exley's assistant watch commander.
To mary doherty ellroy. A glory that costs everything and means nothing-.
Confidential is film-noir crime fiction akin to Chinatown, Hollywood Babylon, Raymond Chandler, Dashiell Hammett, and Jim Thompson.
Lee Earle "James" Ellroy (born March 4, 1948) is an American crime fiction writer and essayist. Ellroy has become known for a telegrammatic prose style in his most recent work, wherein he frequently omits connecting words and uses only short, staccato sentences, and in particular for the novels The Black Dahlia (1987), The Big Nowhere (1988), . Confidential (1990), White Jazz (1992), American Tabloid (1995), The Cold Six Thousand (2001), and Blood's a Rover (2009).
Confidential is epic noir, a crime novel of astonishing detail and scope. It stands as a steel-edged time capsule Los Angeles in the 1950s, a remarkable era defined in dark shadings. A horrific mass murder that invades the lives of victims and victimizers on both sides of the law three cops treading quicksand in the middle.
The bestselling author of the noir classics . Confidential, The Black Dahlia, and The Cold Six Thousand, he has been hailed by the Los Angeles Times as "one of the best writers of our er. A self-proclaimed Luddite, Ellroy is turning to technology for the first time with the publication of Shakedown, a novella released by the digital publisher Byliner. In it, Ellroy is as frenetically depraved as ever, minting an antihero who is a cad for the ages.
JAMES ELLROY was born in Los Angeles in 1948 . CONFIDENTIAL is the great novel of Los Angeles in the 1950s. Political corruption. Scandal-rag journalism. He is the author of the Underworld . I’ve been writing a book for a couple of years and then they slip the chain off and I can run wild.
James Ellroy's Los Angeles is a cesspool with a thousand decaying corpses bobbing just beneath the surface. Confidential feels like the book that James Ellroy has been preparing for and working up to during his entire career up to this point
James Ellroy's Los Angeles is a cesspool with a thousand decaying corpses bobbing just beneath the surface. I had a feeling who the mastermind was but was in the dark about a lot of the rest of the dirty deed doers until the trinity finally got on the same page just before the pages were torn out for good. Confidential feels like the book that James Ellroy has been preparing for and working up to during his entire career up to this point. He takes all of the themes he explored in previous novels and packs them into a book that's an even larger, more epic tale of crime, perversion, and Hollywood corruption than any of his previous books.
Author: James Ellroy. Confidential is epic noir, a crime novel of astonishing detail and scope written by the bestselling author of The Black Dahlia. A horrific mass murder invades the lives of victims and victimizers on both sides of the law. And three lawmen are caught in a deadly spiral, a nightmare that tests loyalty and courage, and offers no mercy, grants no survivors.