Queens Noir

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Robert Knightly
Akashic Books, 2008 - Fiction - 342 pages
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Brand-new stories by: Denis Hamill, Malachy McCourt, Maggie Estep, Megan Abbott, Robert Knightly, Liz Mart nez, Jill Eisenstadt, Mary Byrne, Tori Carrington, Shailly P. Agnihotri, K.j.a. Wishnia, Victoria Eng, Alan Gordon, Beverly Farley, Joe Guglielmelli, and Glenville Lovell.

Includes the story "Bucker's Error," winner of the 2009 Edgar Award (Robert L. Fish Memorial Award)

Robert Knightly is a trial lawyer in the Criminal Defense Division of the Queens Legal Aid Society. In another life, he was a lieutenant in the New York City Police Department. President of the New York chapter of Mystery Writers of America, he was born and raised in New York City and lives in Queens.
 

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Queens Npir

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Short stories set in Queens by a variety of mystery and crime writers. Many different styles all well done. Very hard to put down. Read full review

Contents

Introduction
13
MAGGIE ESTEP Aqueduct Racetrack
23
DENIS HAMILL Bayside
39
JILL EISENSTADT The Rockaways
64
JOSEPH GUGLIELMELLI Shea Stadium
77
PATRICIA KING JFK Airport
89
KIM SYKES Long Island City
95
MEGAN ABBOTT Forest Hills
113
MARY BYRNE Astoria
128
ROBERT KNIGHTLY Blissville
156
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Robert Knightly is a trial lawyer in the Criminal Defense Division of the Queens Legal Aid Society. In another life, he was a lieutenant in the New York City Police Department, The president of the New York chapter of Mystery Writers of America, he was born and raise in New York City and lives in Queens.

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