Cold Steel Rain

Cold Steel Rain

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'Nothing stays dead in New Orleans. Not for long, anyway.' And no one knows this better than ex-district attorney Danny Chaisson. For him, the dead just show up in his bathroom mirror every morning, staring back at him with tired eyes. Several years previously, he stumbled from the straight and narrow, and now he's the legman for Jimmy Boudrieux, speaker of the Louisiana House of Representatives, for whom dirty dealing is more than a way of life, but the sole means of survival. So when Danny makes his regular pick-up (a briefcase full of hand-guns) at a down-town restaurant belonging to his friends, and returns a few minutes later to find that they, along with the rest of their clientele, have been shot dead, he knows that he's in trouble big time; and that nobody - least of all Boudrieux or the bent cops who control the New Orleans police department - is going to lift a finger to help him.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 384 pages
  • 111.76 x 172.72 x 30.48mm | 226.8g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion mass market paperback
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 0752843044
  • 9780752843049

About Kenneth Abel

Kenneth Abel is a professor of Renaissance literature. He lives in the Midwest with his wife and daughter. COLD STEEL RAIN is his third novel.show more

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76 ratings
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4 39% (30)
3 38% (29)
2 8% (6)
1 3% (2)
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