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Price, Richard 1949-

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Lush life by Richard Price( Book )

18 editions published between 2008 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 2,739 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this first-rate police procedural, Eric Cash, the 34-year-old bartender at Café Berkmann and a would-be screenwriter, ends up in jail as a murder suspect and it's up to two New York City police detectives to find out the truth
Samaritan by Richard Price( Book )

42 editions published between 2001 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ray Mitchell returns to New Jersey to the housing project where he grew up to re-evaluate his life, but when he is found savagely beaten -- and refuses to press charges -- childhood friend Detective Nerese Ammons must uncover the truth
Clockers by Richard Price( Book )

59 editions published between 1992 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 2,111 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crack-dealers known as "Clockers" are at the bottom of the drug-dealing ladder, and they must commit murder to rise higher
Freedomland by Richard Price( Book )

59 editions published between 1998 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Detective Lorenzo Council, attempting to head off an explosion of racial violence in Dempsy, New Jersey, moves quickly to learn the truth about the disappearance of four-year-old Cody Martin, a white child whose mother says he was snatched when her car was hijacked by an African-American man
The color of money by Martin Scorsese( Visual )

18 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and Spanish and held by 1,279 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Color of Money" is a decades-later sequel to "The Hustler." 25 years on, Fast Eddie is now a nattily dressed, silver-haired liquor salesman working the Midwest in his white Cadillac. His neat mustache and smiling deviltry are also employed in his other profession--stake horse to up and coming pool hustlers. One night he sees a kid playing who is so good that Eddie's laboriously buried memories are stirred. Vincent and his girlfriend Carmen have been working minor-league hustles, but with Eddie's help, all three could jump straight into the world of big-money pool, and an upcoming 9-ball tournament in Atlantic City. First, however, Vincent must learn to put the making of money above every other consideration, lure, and temptation in the pool hall. In the process, Eddie and Vincent's relationship erupts into a battle of passion vs. practicality, game theory vs. psychological warfare, where knowledge of human nature is trumps
Child 44 by Daniel Espinosa( Visual )

24 editions published in 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,063 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1953 Soviet Russia, secret police agent Leo Demidov loses status, power, and home when he refuses to denounce his own wife, Raisa, as a traitor. Exiled from Moscow to a grim provincial outpost, Leo and Raisa join forces with General Mikhail Nesterov to track down a serial killer who preys on young boys. Their quest for justice threatens a system-wide cover-up by Leo's psychopathic rival Vasili, who insists, there is no crime in paradise
The wire by Sonja Sohn( Visual )

15 editions published between 2004 and 2015 in English and held by 1,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows a single sprawling drug investigation in Baltimore, against the backdrop of the mayor's reelection campaign. Told from the point of view of both the police and their targets, where easy distinctions between good and evil are challenged at every turn
Freedomland by Joe Roth( Visual )

19 editions published between 2006 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 990 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An African-American cop investigates a strange child-abduction case and must deal with the racial tension it brings in his neighborhood
Shaft by Gordon Parks( Visual )

30 editions published between 2000 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 895 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To stop a racist killer Shaft's got to track down the only eyewitness that can put the bad guy behind bars. As Shaft closes in, so does the danger. Up against corrupt cops and venomous druglords Shaft's out to make crime pay up
The night of by Steven Zaillian( Visual )

23 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in 4 languages and held by 843 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An HBO limited series. After a night of partying with a female stranger, a man wakes up to find her stabbed to death and he is charged with her murder
The wanderers, a novel by Richard Price( Book )

45 editions published between 1974 and 2013 in 5 languages and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The urban war song of a teen-age gang, who live in a Bronx housing project in the pre-Beatle days of the early 1960s"--book jacket
Bloodbrothers by Richard Price( Book )

38 editions published between 1976 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 815 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eighteen-year-old Stony De Coco has to make a choice: either join his father in the tightly knit world of New York's construction unions or take off and find his own path. But Stony's family is not about to make that choice easy. As he tries to protect his little brother, Albert, from their dangerously unbalanced mother, and to postpone the difficult adult responsibilities that await him, he finds hope in a job working with children at a hospital--a job that promises not to make anyone happy but Stony
Lush life by Richard Price( Recording )

14 editions published between 2008 and 2016 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

It's 2003, and after eight years downtown, Eric Cash is falling further and further behind in his plans to become an actor. Or a writer. Or a restaurateur. To become anything but what he is--the oldest employee at Café Berkmann. So if the new bartender pissed him off, who could blame him? Ike Marcus had confidence. He had hustle. Most of all, in a neighborhood where thirty is the new fifty, Ike was young. Then one evening a street kid from the "other" Lower East Side stepped up to them and pulled a gun. Ike's last words were "Not tonight, my man." At least, that's Eric's version
The breaks by Richard Price( Book )

18 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 662 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

College graduate Peter is rejected by the law school of his choice, and during his year of working to enhance his credentials he utterly fouls every hope of law school, but heads back for Collegetown anyway
Clockers by Spike Lee( Visual )

51 editions published between 1995 and 2017 in 8 languages and held by 661 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A "clocker" is a 24-hour drug dealer, and Strike (Mekhi Phifer) is the hardest-working one on the streets. But for Strike, time is running out. When the local drug kingpin (Delroy Lindo) tips Strike off about an opportunity for advancement, a rival dealer ends up dead, and Strike suddenly finds himself caught between two homicide detectives. One is Mazilli (John Turturro), who's only looking for an easy bust. The other is Rocco (Harvey Keitel), who's looking for something much harder to find - the truth - and when Strike's law-abiding brother confesses to the murder, Rocco vows not to rest until he's sure the real shooter is behind bars. Director Spike Lee, producer Martin Scorsese and writer Richard Price, along with music by Seal, Marc Dorsey, Des'ree and Chaka Khan, deliver a film so riveting, you'll feel it grab you by the collar and toss you into the middle of an urban battlefield, prompting Jeffrey Lyons of Sneak Previews to call it "One of 1995's most powerful films."
Sea of love by Harold Becker( Visual )

28 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A veteran New York City police detective, while working to track down a bizarre serial killer, enters into a passionate affair with a beautiful suspect despite hard evidence linking her to the murders
New York stories( Visual )

23 editions published between 1989 and 2012 in English and Italian and held by 599 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Life lessons: The tale of a passionate painter torn between his obsession for his art and his infatuation with his sultry assistant
The New York Times Book of crime : more than 166 years of covering the beat( Book )

2 editions published in 2017 in English and held by 590 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book, edited by Times crime-beat veteran Kevin Flynn, captures the full sweep of the newspaper's reporting on the subject. It examines issues like incarceration, organized crime, and vice (from the Attica Correctional Facility riot to the powerful Medellín Cartel) as well as the infamous crimes that riveted the world. With 70 photographs as well as reproductions of front-page stories, here are the noteworthy crime articles from The New York Times archives that are sure to engross readers
Ladies' man by Richard Price( Book )

22 editions published between 1978 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abandoned by his girlfriend, Kenny Becker, an unemployed salesman, sets off to explore is new freedom. His journey takes him through singles bars, peep shows, massage parlors and other questionable destinations in New York's underground
Ransom by Ron Howard( Visual )

24 editions published between 1996 and 2012 in English and French and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When the son of a wealthy businessman is kidnapped, he defies the experts and turns the tables on the kidnappers in a last-chance effort to rescue his boy
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Audience level: 0.23 (from 0.10 for Freedomlan ... to 0.88 for "Delaying ...)

WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Lush life
SamaritanClockersFreedomlandThe color of moneyShaftThe wanderers, a novelBloodbrothersLush life
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