Shame the Devil by George P. Pelecanos
A Novel

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Several restaurant workers are murdered by a robber, whose brother is killed by police during the chaotic event. As everyone struggles to heal after the incident, the gunman is determined to kill everyone involved in his brother's death.
 

About George P. Pelecanos

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George P. Pelecanos is the author of five other novels: The Big Blowdown, Nick's Trip, Down by the River Where the Dead Men Go, A Firing Offense, and Shoedog. He lives in Washington, D.C.
 
Published May 9, 2009 by Little, Brown and Company. 384 pages
Genres: Mystery, Thriller & Suspense, Literature & Fiction, Crime. Fiction

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Among these is Dmitri Karras’s young son, and the effect on the elder Karras is predictably devastating: —I know now,— he tells his former business partner Marcus Clay, —there’s two kinds of people in the world: those who—ve lost a child and those who haven—t.— Three years after the fact, he’s st...

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By chance, Karras teams up with Nick Stephanos, a freelance investigator who finds out Farrow is back in town to exact his twisted vengeance.

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