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Week 49 and 50 - 2015

Upon reviewing the list for week 49, I discovered, not a list, but a single lonely book. Instead of making it hang out all by itself, we’re doubling up. 926 more words

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Book Review: Gangster By: Lorenzo Carcaterra

      When I decided to read this book I  was expecting this to be one of those books full of fighting either portrayed from the eyes of the victims or through the eyes of the gang leaders.I thought the tone of the book would either take gangsters and make them look like the ultimate bad guys or take  gangsters and glorifying them. 538 more words

Review: The Wolf by Lorenzo Carcaterra

Organized crime goes to war with international terrorism in the name of one man’s quest for revenge.

The action never slows down matching the quick pace. 163 more words


Sleepers - Lorenzo Carcaterra

Set in NYC’s Hell’s Kitchen in the 1960s, the details in this book are so vivid you feel as if you are with the four boys at the heart of the story.   147 more words

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Who's Afraid of the Big, Bad Wolf?: Lorenzo Carcaterra's THE WOLF

I have a penchant for reading the book before seeing the movie. Years ago, I picked up Sleepers, by Lorenzo Carcaterra, and loved it. So when I saw his latest was up on NetGalley, I was eager to read it. 653 more words

Amanda K Byrne

The Wolf by Lorenzo Carcaterra




This book is Avengers meets Godfather.

It should have been me on that plane.

It should have been me they targeted. 947 more words

2 Stars

Sleepers - Lorenzo Carcaterra

I had seen the film of “Sleepers” so asked for the book for Christmas as I was intrigued to know more about this story and see whether the book had any detail that the film was missing. 762 more words

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