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When his father’s membership in the German American Bund is discovered by the police, Bucky is forced to allow two Japanese-American friends to be sent to an internment campfor which he feels guilt.

Diane Owens marked it as to-read Jan 31, Michael added it Feb 10, Open Preview See a Problem? Kay is the former girlfriend of a gangster whose arrest by Lee helped make his reputation. They work well together until an arrest goes wrong names they kill four men in a gunfight.

Isabelle Pinette rated it really liked it Jan 25, This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat By using this site, pe agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. As he continues his investigation, he hears contradictory descriptions about Short, learning that she had been raped as a teenager, was rescued by some servicemen, learned she was infertileand became promiscuous with servicemen as she thought of them as her saviors.

Lee is especially disturbed by the case; Bleichert learns Lee’s beloved sister Laurie vanished without a trace years earlier. Maja marked it as to-read Jul 15, Clm Bsa marked it as to-read Dec 15, Meanwhile, Kay becomes attracted to Bucky, telling him she doesn’t sleep with Lee.


GHM marked it as to-read May 02, The investigation ultimately led to a broad police corruption scandal. This article needs additional citations for verification.

Hollywood Nocturnes Crime Wave Destination: Its subject is the murder of Elizabeth Short in Los Angeles, Californiawhich received wide attention because her corpse was horrifically mutilated and discarded in an empty residential lot. His books are noted for their dark humor and depiction of American authoritarianism. Bucky, outweighed and outclassed, initially tries to throw the fight, as his winnings would be enough to put his dementia -addled father into a good nursing home, but decides to win as that would get him a plainclothes job in the Warrants Division.

Skander marked it as to-read Mar 08, Bucky kills Georgie for some measure of justice, but knows that turning in the rest of the family would blow back on him for suppressing evidence. Crime fictionnoirhistorical fiction. It was criticized as sometimes appearing incoherent [1].

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Confidential by James Ellroy. Published October 25th by Rivages first published Books by James Ellroy. Refresh and try again.

The latter fault may have been caused noie De Palma’s drastic editing of the finished product, which initially ran for three hours and he eventually cut down to two.

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Mass Market Paperbackpages. Starring Scarlett JohanssonJosh Hartnett and Aaron Eckhartit was a critical and commercial failure, with the consensus being that it had been poorly made and acted. The Big Nowhere Bucky confronts Noit and Emmett, who he finds incestuously entwined on a bed.


Mkdeville Mkdeville rated it it was amazing Oct 06, Emmett and Ramona Sprague escape punishment. Charlotte added it Jul 31, Alain hames it it was amazing Aug 14, Bucky eventually marries Kay, but their marriage deteriorates.

Natacha rated it it was amazing Apr 24, As he searches Tijuana, Bucky learns that Lee has been murdered. The Black Dahlia has several references to characters having been committed to Atascadero State Hospitalbut this institution did not open until Dqhlia portrays the city in this period as a hotbed of political corruption and depravity.

Bucky is removed from the force while Madeleine is declared mentally ill and institutionalized. Works by James Ellroy. Confidentialand White Jazz —were international best sellers. The Black Dahlia was one of numerous neo-noir novels published in the late s and s. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Want to Read saving…. Margot added it Feb 17, One person commits suicideand an officer who solicited kinky sex from Short is convicted.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Wanita Kawa added it Feb 17,