Shadow of a Broken Man by George C. Chesbro

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'“One of the best detective novels of the year . . . It has everything!” —The New York Times Book Review   “The most engaging detective in decades on a ruthless quest through a hotbed of violence, murder and intrigue.” —Library Journal   “A direct descendant of Philip Marlowe and Sam Spade, with Nero Wolfe thrown in . . . A fine witches’ brew.” —Herbert Lieberman, author of City of the Dead   “It’s not just good—it’s terrific.” —Paul Erdman, author of The Set-Up  Praise for the Mongo Mysteries “One of the most appealing creations in the detective world.” —Publishers Weekly   “Raymond Chandler meets Stephen King by way of Alice’s looking glass.” —Playboy   “Chesbro’s wild roller-coaster rides mix detection with science fiction and fantasy but keep a center of humanity and rationality in the amazing Mongo.” —Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine   “Chesbro writes wonderfully strange mystery novels . . . [with] perfectly calculated nail-biting tension.” —Boston Sunday Herald   “Every now and again a writer comes along who can use the conventions of the genre and the language of popular fiction to fashion a novel that careens ahead with the speed and promise of danger of the Indy 500. . . . This is what George C. Chesbro does.” —The Washington Post Book World  '
'“One of the best detective novels of the year . . . It has everything!” —The New York Times Book Review   “The most engaging detective in decades on a ruthless quest through a hotbed of violence, murder and intrigue.” —Library Journal   “A direct descendant of Philip Marlowe and Sam Spade, with Nero Wolfe thrown in . . . A fine witches’ brew.” —Herbert Lieberman, author of City of the Dead   “It’s not just good—it’s terrific.” —Paul Erdman, author of The Set-Up  Praise for the Mongo Mysteries “One of the most appealing creations in the detective world.” —Publishers Weekly   “Raymond Chandler meets Stephen King by way of Alice’s looking glass.” —Playboy   “Chesbro’s wild roller-coaster rides mix detection with science fiction and fantasy but keep a center of humanity and rationality in the amazing Mongo.” —Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine   “Chesbro writes wonderfully strange mystery novels . . . [with] perfectly calculated nail-biting tension.” —Boston Sunday Herald   “Every now and again a writer comes along who can use the conventions of the genre and the language of popular fiction to fashion a novel that careens ahead with the speed and promise of danger of the Indy 500. . . . This is what George C. Chesbro does.” —The Washington Post Book World  '
Publisher: MysteriousPress.com/Open Road ISBN: 9781504046428 Pages: 249