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Down the river unto the sea / Walter Mosley.

Mosley, Walter, (author.).

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  • 11 of 12 copies available at BC Interlibrary Connect. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Sechelt/Gibsons. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Gibsons Public Library.

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0 current holds with 12 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Gibsons Public Library FIC MOSL (Text) 30886001049655 Adult Mystery Hardcover Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780316509640
  • Physical Description: 322 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Mullholland Books, Little, Brown and Company, 2018.

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Summary, etc.:
Ten years after serving time at Rikers Island for assault, Joe King Oliver, an ex-NYPD investigator working as a private detective, receives a note from a woman who admits she was paid to frame him, compelling him to find out who on the police force wanted him out. He also agrees to help a radical black journalist accused of killing two on-duty police officers who had been abusing their badges to traffic in drugs and prostitutes in the city's poorest neighborhoods. The two cases intertwine, exposing a pattern of corruption and brutality wielded against black men, women, and children whose lives the law destroyed.
Subject: African American detectives > Fiction.
Ex-police officers > Fiction.
Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Judicial error > Fiction.
Police corruption > Fiction.
Police corruption > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Private investigators > Fiction.
Private investigators > New York (State) > New York > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Genre: Detective and mystery fiction.
Mystery fiction.
Suspense fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)

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