David C. Taylor's Night Life, a 2016 secret Writers of the USA Edgar Award Nominee for top Novel, takes us again to manhattan urban in 1954.
The chilly conflict is heating up. Senator Joe McCarthy is working a witch hunt for Communists in the United States. The newly shaped CIA is battling a turf conflict with the FBI to work out who often is the basic US intelligence supplier. And the our bodies of murdered younger males are turning up within the city.
Michael Cassidy has an strange historical past for a brand new York cop. His father, a refugee from japanese Europe, is a profitable Broadway manufacturer. His godfather is Frank Costello, a Mafia boss. Cassidy additionally has an strange approach of going in regards to the enterprise of being a cop-maybe that is why he threw a fellow officer out a 3rd tale window of the Cortland Hotel.
Cassidy is assigned to the case of Alexander Ingram, a Broadway refrain dancer stumbled on tortured and useless in his residence in Hell's Kitchen. issues develop as different younger males are murdered one by one. And why are the FBI, the CIA, and the Mafia attracted to the demise of a Broadway gypsy?
Meanwhile, a mysterious, appealing lady strikes into Cassidy's development in Greenwich Village. Is Dylan McCue a lover or an enemy? Cassidy is suffering from nightmares-dreams that typically turn into truth. And he has been dreaming that somebody is coming to kill him.
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