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doc ´ The Martini Shot Read Æ hannahredhead î Short stories and a novella from one of crime fiction's most revered writersGeorge Pelecanos gets inside the minds and hearts of a cast of indelible characters from the adoptive parents of Spero Lucas trying to expand and redefine their family to a young boy involved in a drug deal Short stories and a novella from one of crime fiction's most revered writersGeorge Pelecanos gets inside the minds and hearts of a cast of indelible characters from the adoptive parents of Spero Lucas trying to expand and redefine their family to a young boy involved in a drug deal gone bad to a 1930s immigrant dishwasher facing down a corrupt Pinkerton agent In the novella The Martini Shot Pelecanos takes readers behind the scenes of a cable TV cop show where a writer gets caught up in drama real than anything in a script Crackling with energy these stories bring readers to a new understanding of humanity modern life and circumstances Pelecanos is unden

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That stack the deck against people who are just trying to make a decent life for themselves Gritty sexy fast paced humane THE MARTINI SHOT is Pelecanos at his very bestWhether they're cops or conmen savage killers or creative types gangsters or God fearing citizens George Pelecanos' characters are always engaged in a fight for their lives They fight to advance or simply to survive; they fight against odds against enemies even against themselves In this his first collection of stories the acclaimed novelist introduces readers to a vivid and eclectic cast of combatantsA seasoned claims investigator tracks a supposedly dead man from Miam George Pelecanos h

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The Martini ShotI 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 the one that comes before the liuor shots begin we go behind the scenes of a television cop show where a writer gets caught up in a drama real than anything he could have conjured for a scrip While there is a f