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Pelecanos, George P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Phoenix 2008

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: In 1972 Washington, D.C., ex-cop private investigator Derek Strange teams up with his former partner, Frank "Hound Dog" Vaughn, to track down a ruthless killer named Red Fury.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Back Bay Books 2012

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: Hoping to start over after serving eight years in prison, Lorenzo Brown returns to the Washington, D.C., neighborhood of his youth to take a job as a Humane Society officer but finds challenges from a local drug boss.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2005

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Pelecanos, George P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1997

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: When a police officer is slain by another policeman in a confusing late-night clash, Derek Strange is hired by the fallen cop's mother to investigate the events leading up to his death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown, and Co. 2001

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Pelecanos, George P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2006

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: After years of trouble and rebellion that enraged his father and nearly cost him his life, Chris has a steady job in his father's company, he's seriously dating a woman he respects, and, aside from the distrust that lingers in his father's eyes, his mistakes are firmly in the past. One day on the job, Chris and his partner come across a temptation almost too big to resist. Chris does the right...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2009

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Pelecanos, George P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2002

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: A seasoned claims investigator tracks a supposedly dead man from Miami 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'...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Pelecanos, George P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1998

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: Since he got home from Iraq, Spero Lucas has carved out a good life for himself, enjoying his youth and his independence, and making a name as the kind of person who gets jobs done quietly and effectively, usually just on the right side of the law. A quick case for a criminal defense attorney leads him into the world of a high-profile marijuana dealer, currently in prison but with a long reach,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2011

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: "The job seems simple enough: retrieve the valuable painting--"The Double"--Grace Kinkaid's ex-boyfriend stole from her. It's the sort of thing Spero Lucas specializes in: finding what's missing, and doing it quietly. But Grace wants more. She wants Lucas to find the man who humiliated her--a violent career criminal with a small gang of brutal thugs at his beck and call. Lucas is a man who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: Michael Hudson spends the long days in prison devouring books given to him by the prison's librarian, a young woman named Anna who develops a soft spot for her best student. Anna keeps passing Michael books until one day he disappears, suddenly released after a private detective manipulated a witness in Michael's trial. Outside, Michael encounters a Washington, D.C. that has changed a lot...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mulholland Books, an imprint of Little, Brown and Company 2018

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: "Whether 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...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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Pelecanos, George P.

Summary: Thirty-five years after a devastating accident that irrevocably shapes the lives of six people, a pair of redemption-seeking survivors reaches out to one another in an effort that is compromised by a fellow survivor's release from prison.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown, and Co. 2008

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Summary: The heat is on in Baltimore. The drug war is being lost, bodies are piling up, and a desperate mayor wants the tide turned before the election. But no matter how hard McNulty and the detail try, the dealers always seem to be one step ahead of the game.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Video 2006

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV WIR

Summary: Chronicles the rise of the porn industry that began in New York City in 1971-72, driven by the gradual legalization of porn and a politically motivated effort to 'clean up' Times Square. Over the course of eight episodes, viewers will get an up-close look at a gritty world of sex, crime, high times and sudden violence, as the porn business begins its climb to legitimacy, cultural permanence,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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