Though best known for his hugely successful novels, Dennis Lehane is also a master of the short story. This collection, his first to be published in the UK, includes the story 'Running out of Dog' which was featured in THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES 2005 and THE BEST AMERICAN MYSTERY STORIES OF THE CENTURY. It also includes the full text of the acclaimed play CORONADO.
Infused with the compelling narrative drive, piercing insight, and psychological drama that have made his novels bestsellers, CORONADO is sure to satisfy this acclaimed writer's devoted following while they eagerly await his next novel.
Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 165 g
Dimensions: 178 x 106 x 20 mm
"From the author of Mystic River comes a tough, taut collection of short stories, each exploring big crimes in small towns...No one writes such edgy material with so much style." -- DAILY MIRROR
"Coronado is a collection of short stories, exquisite fragments with jagged edges and raw emotions." -- GUARDIAN
"Vintage Lehane, complete with the gallows humour." -- DAILY MAIL
"A brilliant, insightful and intriguing literary voyage." -- BOSTON HERALD
"His ability to create crystal clear portraits of humanity and then place them in the darker side of life is a writer's true gift'" -- USA TODAY