The bouncer : a novel
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New York : The Mysterious Press, 2018.
Edition
First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
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259 pages ; 22 cm
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Haltom City Public Library - Fiction
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Published
New York : The Mysterious Press, 2018.
Format
Book
Edition
First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.
Language
English

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"In David Gordon's diabolically imaginative new thriller, The Bouncer, nothing and no one is as expected--from a vial of yellow fragrance to a gangster who moonlights in women's clothes. Joe Brody is just your average Dostoevsky-reading, Harvard-expelled strip club bouncer who has a highly classified military history and whose best friend from Catholic school happens to be head mafioso Gio Caprisi. FBI agent Donna Zamora, the best shot in her class at Quantico, is a single mother stuck at a desk manning the hotline. Their storylines intersect over a tip from a cokehead that leads to a crackdown on Gio's strip joint in Queens and Joe's arrest--just one piece of a city-wide sweep aimed at flushing out anyone who might have a lead on the various terrorists whose photos are hanging on the wall under Most Wanted. Outside the jailhouse, the Fed and the bouncer lock eyes, as Gordon launches them both headlong into a nonstop plot that goes from back-road gun show intervention to high-stakes perfume heist and manages to touch everyone from the CIA to the Flushing Triads. Beneath it all lurks a sinister criminal mastermind whose manipulations could cause chaos on a massively violent scale. For readers who like a heavy dose of fun with their murder, this is crime fiction at its freshest, from a virtuoso of the "darkly comic, stylish literary thriller" (Associated Press)"--,Provided by publisher.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Gordon, D. (2018). The bouncer: a novel (First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition.). The Mysterious Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gordon, David, 1967-. 2018. The Bouncer: A Novel. The Mysterious Press.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Gordon, David, 1967-. The Bouncer: A Novel The Mysterious Press, 2018.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Gordon, David. The Bouncer: A Novel First Grove Atlantic hardcover edition., The Mysterious Press, 2018.

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