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Confidentialand White Jazz —were international best sellers. Thebault marked it as to-read Jan 07, A Crime Graphic Novel. As he searches Tijuana, Bucky learns that Lee has been murdered. This article needs additional citations for verification. Chris marked it as to-read Jan 28, Nov 01, Stephane Kohn rated it liked it. While rooted in the facts of the Short murder and featuring many real-life people, places and events, Ellroy’s novel blends facts and fiction, notably in solving Short’s crime when in reality her murder was unsolved.
Ellroy was known as an author of crime fiction but this novel is considered to have gained him critical notice as a serious writer of literature. James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles in Isabelle Pinette rated it really liked it Jan 25, Patricia added it Jan 05, She has made herself up like Short, and begins to pick up strange servicemen for one-night stands.
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This book is considered the one that gained Ellroy critical attention as a serious writer of literatureexpanding his renown beyond the crime novels of his early career. It was criticized as sometimes appearing incoherent .
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This page was last edited on 31 Decemberat Want to Read saving…. September Learn how and when to remove this template message. Ellroy is known for a “telegraphic” writing style, which omits words other writers would consider necessary, and often ellrky sentence fragments.
Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Meanwhile, Lee disappears, seemingly having travelled to TijuanaMexico.
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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.
Digging into the seedy underworld of Los AngelesBucky finds a film of Short and uncovers a familial web of police corruption danlia tied to her murder. Dark Blue Street Kings Rampart. Confidentialplease sign up. Other hallmarks of his work include dense plotting and a relentlessly pessimistic worldview. One person commits suicideand xahlia officer who solicited kinky sex from Short is convicted.
Wanita Kawa added it Feb 17, No trivia or quizzes yet. Bucky eventually marries Kay, but their marriage deteriorates. After he tells Kay, she tells him the truth about Lee: Refresh and try again.
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Georgia marked it as to-read Jun 15, Anil added it Jul 25, Open Preview See a Problem? Views Read Edit View history. They work well together until an arrest goes wrong and they kill four men in a gunfight.
Margot added it Feb 17, Ellroy has been called the “Demon Dog of American crime fiction.
Killer on the Road Bucky confronts Madeleine and Emmett, who he finds incestuously entwined on a bed. As he investigates the murder, Bucky encounters Madeleine Sprague, a spoiled socialite who greatly resembles Short and had a one-time sexual encounter with her.
Emmett and Ramona Sprague escape punishment. Natacha rated it it was amazing Apr 24, He fails, but he gets jamfs Warrants job anyway.
Mary added it Aug 17, Meanwhile, Kay becomes attracted to Bucky, telling him she doesn’t sleep with Lee.