Boston Noir 2: The Classics (Paperback)
Akashic Books, 9781617751363, 251pp.
Publication Date: November 6, 2012
Dennis Lehane returns to coedit the sequel to the best-selling evergreen anthology Boston Noir.
About the Author
Dennis Lehane is the author of the Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro mystery series ("A Drink Before the War"; "Darkness," "Take My Hand"; "Sacred"; "Gone, Baby, Gone"; "Prayers for Rain"; and "Moonlight Mile"), as well as "Coronado" (five stories and a play) and the award-winning novels "Mystic River," "Shutter Island," and "The Given Day." "Mystic River," "Shutter Island," and "Gone, Baby, Gone" have been made into award-winning films. In 2009 he edited the best-selling anthology "Boston Noir" for Akashic Books.Mary Cotton is the pseudonymous author of nine novels for young adults, six of them "New York Times" bestsellers. She is also a fiction editor for the literary magazine "Post Road," and is coeditor of No "Near Exit: Writers Select Their Favorite Work from Post Road." She is co-owner of Newtonville Books in Boston, Massachusetts.Jaime Clarke is the author of the novel "We're So Famous," editor of "Don't You Forget About Me: Contemporary Writers on the Films of John Hughes," and "Conversations with Jonathan Lethem," and coeditor of "No Near Exit: Writers Select Their Favorite Work from Post Road." He is a founding editor of "Post Road" and has taught creative writing at University of Massachusetts, Boston, and Emerson College. He is co-owner of Newtonville Books in Boston, Massachusetts.