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George P Pelecanos - Author


George Pelecanos lives in Washington D.C. with his wife and children. He also manages Circle Films, an independent production company responsible for such films as the Coen Brothers' Raising Arizona, Miller's Crossing and Barton Fink.

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The Way Home by George P Pelecanos
The Way Home
George P Pelecanos
CWA Gold Dagger Finalist 2010. CWA Judges’ comments: 'A remarkable portrait of a blue collar family whose son is struggling to break free from his criminal past.' The Lovereading view... A crime novel that focuses largely on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 26/12/2009
The Turnaround by George P Pelecanos
The Turnaround
George P Pelecanos
So much more than just a crime novel this book follows the lives of a group of men who’s actions over 30 years ago caused pain and death and would inextricably link them to each other. George Pelecanos knows how...
Format: Paperback - Released: 02/07/2009
The Turnaround by George P Pelecanos
The Turnaround
George P Pelecanos
So much more than just a crime novel this book follows the lives of a group of men who’s actions over 30 years ago caused pain and death and would inextricably link them to each other. George Pelecanos knows how...
Format: Hardback - Released: 07/08/2008
Soul Circus by George P Pelecanos
Soul Circus
George P Pelecanos
Derek Strange is back in his third thriller. Many have said Pelecanos really knows his stuff when talking about the streets of Washington D.C and the description he gives and insight definitely hit the mark to show the gangland mentality...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/05/2008

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