Download Big Kiss (LaStanza, Book 2) by O'Neil De Noux PDF

By O'Neil De Noux

The massive KISS – LaStanza Novel #2

This is New Orleans – 1982. In murder, you’re in basic terms pretty much as good as your final case. clean from fixing the Slasher Murders, NOPD murder Det. LaStanza needs to examine a ‘floater’ pulled from the Mississippi River. The bloated physique with holes within the head is the son-in-law of the los angeles Cosa Nostra Boss Alphonso Badalamente. Sicilian-American LaStanza’s is in the course of a Mafia slaying. LaStanza’s new companion, Paul Snowood, who attire in cowboy get-ups, teases LaStanza with, “There is going your ideal record.” The killer is maybe again in Detroit or Chicago or perhaps China.

LaStanza retains his date with Lizette Louvier (from Grim Reaper). the connection of this working-class detective and the uptown daughter of the rich type grows slowly. that very same night the physique of a tender prostitute is located. LaStanza learns she used to be shot two times within the brow, and has the bullets in comparison to the bullets from his victim’s. It’s a similar gun, a .22 Magnum. The killer’s nonetheless on the town and LaStanza needs to attach the sufferers to with a bit of luck lead him to the murderer.

Born in New Orleans, O’Neil De Noux is a prolific American author of novels and brief tales. even supposing a lot of De Noux’s fiction falls below the secret style (character-drive crime fiction primarily), he has released tales in lots of genres together with literary fiction, young ones and young-adult fiction, science-fiction, suspense, fable, horror, western, literary, spiritual, romance, humor and erotica.

In 2007, the non-public Eye Writers of the US provided its prestigious SHAMUS AWARD for top brief tale to “The center Has Reasons” by means of O'Neil De Noux. The SHAMUS is given every year to acknowledge impressive success in deepest eye fiction. De Noux can be the 2009 DERRINGER AWARD winner for most sensible NOVELETTE for “Too Wise.” The Derringer Awards are given each year to acknowledge excellence within the brief secret fiction form.

In 2010, De Noux made a circulate to eBooks and print-on-demand books, teaming with different artists within the paintings co-op gigantic Kiss Productions and released SLICK TIME, an attractive caper novel, by way of collections NEW ORLEANS MYSTERIES, NEW ORLEANS NOCTURNAL, NEW ORLEANS exclusive, NEW ORLEANS best EVIL and BACKWASH OF THE MILKY means.

In June 2012, De Noux’s novel JOHN RAVEN BEAU was once named 2011 POLICE publication OF THE yr by means of Police-Writers.com, a gaggle that boasts of 1153 kingdom and native cops from 485 country and native legislation enforcement enterprises who've written 2504 police books. A hyper-realistic crime tale, JOHN RAVEN BEAU presents an intimate check out the beleaguered NOPD murder department, a narrative that starts off within the French area and results in a swamp, all in the urban limits of America’s everlasting urban, a urban that can not be destroyed – New Orleans. past in 2012, after six months of in depth examine and eighteen months of continuous writing, O’Neil De Noux released conflict KISS, a 320,000 notice epic of affection and warfare set opposed to the landscape of the conflict of latest Orleans, January eight, 1815. So well timed is the ebook, published because the bicentennial of the conflict of 1812 arrives, Mr. De Noux obtained an Artist prone occupation development Award from the Louisiana department of the humanities for his paintings on conflict KISS. additionally in 2012, Mr. De Noux’s first deepest eye was once released. ENAMORED a singular of obsession and homicide, is decided in 1950 New Orleans. one other crime novel, BOURBON road, set in 1947, used to be published in 2012, besides the young-adult superhero novel MISTIK. In 2012, O’Neil De Noux used to be elected Vice-President of the non-public Eye Writers of America.

In January 2013, the long-awaited go back of NOPD murder Detective Dino LaStanza got here with the ebook of De Noux’s crime fiction tour-de-force NEW ORLEANS murder, besides the re-issue of the entire prior LaStanza novels as alternate paperbacks and eBooks.
LaStanza Novels
#1 GRIM REAPER
#2 the massive KISS
#3 BLUE ORLEANS
#4 CRESCENT urban KILLS
#5 the massive SHOW
#6 NEW ORLEANS HOMICIDE

Show description

Read or Download Big Kiss (LaStanza, Book 2) PDF

Similar crime books

Too Late to Die

Every person knew her. loads of them like her. one in all them killed her. Jeanne Clinton was once an attractive and popular woman—though in her more youthful days she'd been recognized to be a section wild. yet she married an older guy and settled right down to a quiet, good lifestyles. Now she is lifeless, brutally murdered in her domestic.

Don't Ever Get Old (Buck Schatz)

While dollar Schatz, senior citizen and retired Memphis cop, learns that an outdated adversary can have escaped Germany with a fortune in stolen gold, dollar comes to a decision to seek down the fugitive and declare the loot. yet lots of people desire a piece of the stolen treasure, and Buck’s research speedy draws unfriendly awareness from a really motley (and murderous) workforce in Daniel Friedman's Don't Ever Get previous, nominated for an Edgar Award for top First Novel.

Scam (Stanley Hastings Mystery, Book 12)

Put up 12 months observe: First released in 1997
------------------------

Stanley Hastings purchaser is mendacity to him. yet that's an insignificant annoyance. The crooked cop framing him for 3 murders is a problem.

“What Mr. corridor does to the private-eye formulation is particularly humorous, however it isn't really frivolous. His puzzles, for all their manic nonsense, are fiendish buildings of sound good judgment. ”
—Marilyn Stasio, ny instances publication Review

“As ordinary, corridor, like Rumplestiltskin, takes narrow fabric that may serve one other author for a middling brief tale and spins a gossamer net of riddles by means of turns difficult, suspenseful, and hilarious. ”
—Kirkus

“Hall weaves a story worthy of a Golden Age author, with as many puzzles in a single publication as one is probably going to discover in 4 or 5 smooth mysteries. ”
—Deadly Pleasures

“Fiendishly humorous … shrewdpermanent discussion, smart plotting, and a wonderfully finished opposite rip-off by way of Hastings bring about gleaming leisure. ”
—Publishers Weekly

Literary Awards
Lefty Award Nominee (1998)

Extra info for Big Kiss (LaStanza, Book 2)

Example text

DR RUDOLF SIEVERTS ProfeIsor of Criminal Law aDd CriminololY in tbe Univenity of Hamburg The Evolution of Sexual Criminality in the Federal Republic of Germany My report on the evolution of sexual criminality in Germany unfortunately covers only the area of the Federal Republic, since no statistics have been published on criminality in the part of Germany under Soviet Russian influence. Furthermore, my report is concerned only with criminal statistics. Nevertheless, if the reader is to understand the figures quoted I must first of all give abrief description of the legal situation in Western Germany as it is today.

The only remark that might be made is this, that in the Netherlands a large part of the country has been industrialized and urbanized. The consequence has been an increase in the medium-sized towns. It might be that the way in which countrypeople commonly react to feelings of sexual insufficiency is followed by them even when their environment has been urbanized. 4. Why is the increase of sexual criminality so much more marked among the married group? Here the hypotheses put forward in answer to questions 1 and 2 shed some light on this fourth question too.

Entailmayaiso loss of f civil rights 55 THE EVOLUTION OF SEXUAL CRIMINALITY IN GERMANY B. Incest = intercourse between persons unable to marry on account of blood relationship or relationship by marriage IV. s. up to 5 years; in the case of relatives in the descending line, i. up to 2 years; offenders under 18 years of age are not punishable. modesty A. Causing a public nuisance by sexual im- § 183 } i. up morality Penal Code years Main case: exhibitionism (indecent exposure) possibly merging with § 176 No.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.12 of 5 – based on 13 votes