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Blind Moon Alley

John Florio

Blind Moon Alley

a Jersey Leo novel

by John Florio

  • 24 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Bars (Drinking establishments),
  • Bartenders,
  • Prohibition,
  • Criminal investigation

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJohn Florio
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3606.L665 B55 2014
    The Physical Object
    Pagination223 pages
    Number of Pages223
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27168405M
    ISBN 10161614887X
    ISBN 109781616148874
    LC Control Number2014006858
    OCLC/WorldCa864380476

    Barnes & Noble also carries a wide selection of nonfiction books with categories including travel, sports, cooking, history, religion, law, and many more. Find the perfect book for your next read from the book experts at Barnes & Noble®. Blind Alley book description. Eve Duncan’s job is to put a face on the faceless victims of violent crimes. Her work not only comforts their survivors—but helps catch their killers. But there is another, more personal reason that Eve Duncan is driven to do the kind of work she does—a dark nightmare from a past she can never bury.

    “Blind Moon Alley” is set in , prohibition-era, Philadelphia. Jersey Leo is an albino working as a bartender at a speakeasy called the Ink Well. Jersey’s working hard to support the Hy-Hat social club in Harlem, run by his father, and to keep himself off the bread lines. Forensic sculptor Eve Duncan returns in this far-fetched but expertly plotted, eminently entertaining novel. When detective Joe Quinn is called to investigate the murder of a young woman whose skin.

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Blind Moon Alley by John Florio Download PDF EPUB FB2

A fan of pop fiction and creative nonfiction, Florio is the author of the historical crime novels, Sugar Pop Moon and Blind Moon Alley.

With Ouisie Shapiro, he /5. Blind Moon Alley is a fun, fast read that bodes well for another Jersey Leo installment.”-Philadelphia Inquirer “ has an unerring feel for the era and people, and we believe in these characters. Readers will cheer for Leo, a tough guy with a heart of /5(11). “Blind Moon Alley” is gritty and dark; densely layered and lightened with humor.

It’s a riveting tale with heart that keeps the reader engrossed and rooting for the protagonist. The novel has the rapid-fire repartee characteristic of the era but is sure to offend some of the P.C.

police with the frequent yet authentic use of racially /5. Blind Moon Alley is a fun, fast read that bodes well for another Jersey Leo installment.”-Philadelphia Inquirer “ has an unerring feel for the era and people, and we believe in these characters.

Readers will cheer for Leo, a tough guy with a heart of hurt.”-Publishers Weekly STARRED REVIEWBrand: Seventh Street Books. In "Blind Alley", Eve's husband (a cop, of course) recruits her to reconstruct a body in a case he's working on.

Iris Johansen's "Blind Alley" is the 24th book in her series featuring forensic sculptor Eve Duncan, but it's the first one I've read.4/5. John Florio is a freelance writer whose work has appeared in print, on the web, and on television.

He is the author of Sugar Pop Moon and Blind Moon Alley-the first two Jersey Leo crime novels-and One Punch from the Promised Land: Leon Spinks, Michael Spinks, and the Myth of the Heavyweight Title. The information about Blind Moon Alley shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that. A reluctant shamus gets in deep with a crooked cop, an escaped convict and a two-faced woman he can't get out of his mind.

Philadelphia, Jersey Leo, who tends bar at a speak-easy called The Ink Well, becomes the toast of the town after rescuing a kidnapped boy. Jersey, also known as Snowball because he's an albino with blond hair, learns that notoriety can have a downside when Author: John Florio.

Blind Moon Alley. A Jersey Leo Novel. By: Book 2 Length: 7 hrs and 59 mins Categories: Mysteries & Thrillers, Modern Detective.

Free with day trial $/month after 30 days. Cancel anytime. Blind Alley. likes. Pop/Rock Party Band playing tunes from the 60s up to the latest hits. Guaranteed to get you up, dancing and having ers: Florio’s compelling second Prohibition-era mystery finds Jersey Leo, the mixed-race albino who was the unlikely hero of Sugar Pop Moon (), back in Philly, tending bar in a speakeasy known.

Get this from a library. Blind Moon Alley: a Jersey Leo novel. [John Florio] -- "It's Prohibition. It's Philadelphia. And Jersey Leo doesn't fit in. Jersey is an albino of mixed race. Known as "Snowball" on the street, he tends bar at a speakeasy the locals call the Ink Well. Blind Moon Alley is the follow-up novel to Sugar Pop Moon authored by John Florio.

The noir style novel hits the spot for those who enjoy the genre. The quirky characters animate the fast-paced plot. Twists and turns will keep readers wondering what is going to happen next. BookMovement's reading guide includes discussion questions, plot summary, reviews and ratings and suggested discussion questions from our book clubs, editorial reviews, excerpts and more.

Buy the Blind Moon Alley ebook. This acclaimed book by John Florio is available at in several formats for your eReader. Blind Moon Alley ePub (Adobe DRM) can be read on any device that can open ePub (Adobe DRM) eBookMall is a recognized leader in eBooks.

A review of Blind Moon Alley by John Florio. Review: Mixed race twenty six-year-old albino Jersey Leo has chalk white skin, kinky yellow hair and fluttering green eyes.

He lives and works at a bar called the Ink-Well, a speakeasy in : John Florio. Blind Moon Alley. Written by John Florio Review by Jeff Westerhoff. InJersey Leo, a young albino man of mixed race, tends bar at a local speakeasy called the Ink Well. He also owns a small fight club in New York City, run by his father, Ernie Leo, whom he calls the “Champ.”Author: John Florio.

Blind Moon Alley: A Jersey Leo Novel by John Florio It’s Prohibition. It’s Philadelphia. And Jersey Leo doesn’t fit in. Jersey is an albino of mixed race. Known as “Snowball” on the street, he tends bar at a speakeasy the locals call the Ink Well.

There, he’s considered a hero for having saved the life [ ]. Check out this great listen on It's Prohibition. It's Philadelphia. And Jersey Leo doesn't fit in. Jersey is an albino of mixed race. Known as "Snowball" on the street, he tends bar at a speakeasy the locals call the Ink Well.

There, he's considered a hero for having saved t. Free 2-day shipping. Buy Blind Moon Alley: A Jersey Leo Novel at nd: John Florio. blind alley definition: 1.

a situation or method that is not effective or will not produce results: 2. a situation or. Learn more.MF8EYT3EBI ^ Blind Moon Alley: A Jersey Leo Novel.Written by John Florio — We first met Jersey Leo in Sugar Pop Moon, reviewed here.A mixed race albino, he’s a Philadelphia inhabitant unlike any other.

The year is and his adventures with moonshine (aka Sugar Pop) in the previous novel behind him.