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Monroe, Steve 1961-

Works: 3 works in 16 publications in 3 languages and 726 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PS3563.O533, 813.6
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Publications about Steve Monroe
Publications by Steve Monroe
Most widely held works by Steve Monroe
'46, Chicago by Steve Monroe( Book )
5 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in English and Italian and held by 326 libraries worldwide
Suspended from the Chicago police department after taking out a gunman who kills two people in the brothel that he is patronizing, crooked Chicago cop Gus Carson accepts a job from an aspiring politician to find a kidnapped black racketeer
'57, Chicago : a novel by Steve Monroe( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 277 libraries worldwide
A slice of underworld life, {u2019}57, Chicago is a fact-based fictional thriller. The banker{u2019}s dead{u2014}a mob killing with repercussions. Money{u2019}s tied up. Three men are on a collision course: Al. He{u2019}s a layoff bookie, thinks he can live as a middleman between his customers and the Outfit. His credo: Never take a position. The Lip. Desperate and dangerous, he{u2019}s a fight promoter trying to create the fight of a lifetime. The Hammer. A great black hope. He{u2019}s a boxer, thrust into an uncomfortable limelight. A potential heavyweight champ, his biggest fight is with himself. The cops swarm. The gangsters rage. One night. One fight. No way they can all win. The heat{u2019}s intense, the stakes are high and the outcome{u2019}s impossible to predict. The mystery: Who makes it out alive? It{u2019}s a bloody, savage night in {u2019}57, Chicago
Pursuit : a novel by Steve Monroe( Book )
2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 22 libraries worldwide
Present day: A major mob bust going down. The FBI pulls back surveillance, a killer flees. There's slaughter in the 'burbs of Chicago; a murderer heads downtown. Why did he do it? Where is he going? Above all, what will he do next? Detective Wallace Greer and his partner, Romar Jones, are hot on the killer's trail. They give chase through the Gold Coast and its tony restaurants, under the El in the East Loop, by Lake Michigan and the Chicago River, following the evidence, but always slightly behind; bodies mark the route. Five days in a cold Chicago winter. Motives collide. Psyches split. There's no rest, no time; it's all angles and action. They have to head off the killer, prevent killings too close to home. But can they catch him? Kill him? There's only one way to find out
Alternative Names
モンロー, スティーヴ
English (11)
Italian (4)
Japanese (1)
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