Saints of New York

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Saints of New York

By R. J. Ellory

Overlook Press, Hardcover, 9781590204610, 456pp.

Publication Date: June 12, 2014

Description
Trying to live up to the reputation of his father, John not only a legendary NYPD detective, but also one of the original Saints of New York the men charged with the responsibility of ridding New York of the final vestiges of Mafia control in the 1980s Parrish struggles to come to terms with the broken pieces of his own life. But, as the murders escalate, he must discover the truth behind them before there are further innocent victims Dark and intense, Saints of New York is a novel of corruption and redemption, of the relentless persistence required to find the truth, and of one man's search for meaning amidst the ghosts of his own conscience.


About the Author
R. J. Ellory is the author of five novels, soon to be published by Overlook in the U.S. "A Quiet Belief in Angels" was a Richard & Judy Book Club selection in 2008 and was shortlisted for the American Barry Award for Best British Crime Fiction. Two of Ellory's earlier works were shortlisted for the Crime Writers' Association Ian Fleming Steel Dagger Award.