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Lacy, Ed

Overview
Works: 99 works in 271 publications in 7 languages and 1,072 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Suspense fiction  Detective and mystery fiction 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS3523.A238, 823.91
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Publications about Ed Lacy
Publications by Ed Lacy
Publications by Ed Lacy, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Ed Lacy
 
Most widely held works by Ed Lacy
The hotel dwellers by Ed Lacy( Book )
5 editions published between 1966 and 1968 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Room to swing by Ed Lacy( Book )
10 editions published between 1957 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 118 libraries worldwide
1958 Edgar Award Winner. First appearance of Toussaint Moore, a black private investigator from New York, framed in his own city for a white man's murder. Moore ends up in a small Ohio town, close to the Kentucky border, trying to prove his own innocence and dealing the attitudes of the time. Fascinating novel, written by Lacy (Len Zinberg), a politically active author from the '30s whose knowledge of the culture is derived from his marriage to an African-American woman. Toussaint "Touie" Moore is considered the first credible black detective
Lead with your left by Ed Lacy( Book )
9 editions published between 1956 and 2014 in English and held by 72 libraries worldwide
Be careful how you live by Ed Lacy( Book )
3 editions published between 1958 and 1964 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
The best that ever did it by Ed Lacy( Book )
11 editions published between 1955 and 2013 in English and French and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Moment of untruth by Ed Lacy( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1984 in English and Spanish and held by 29 libraries worldwide
In black & whitey by Ed Lacy( Book )
4 editions published between 1967 and 1973 in German and English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Harlem underground by Ed Lacy( Book )
4 editions published between 1965 and 1969 in English and German and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Sleep in thunder by Ed Lacy( Book )
2 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 23 libraries worldwide
The freeloaders by Ed Lacy( Book )
8 editions published between 1961 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 20 libraries worldwide
They were grandstand observers, living the free and easy life: Charley Martins, ex-pug turned remittance man, whose apartment was wired against intruders; Pascale, 18, ash-blonde, better looking than Bardot, a sex-kitten who worked in her father's café and played with Americans only; Gil Fletcher, tall, emotional, a painter in love with Simone; Ed Jones, an ex-loser who, with his Daniele, made a scrubby living as a street photographer. Each of them was happy, until an American writer arrived in Nice and destroyed their lovely illusions
A Deadly Affair by Ed Lacy( Book )
5 editions published between 1960 and 2012 in English and Finnish and held by 17 libraries worldwide
He pulled her to him in a fierce, sweaty embrace, and breathed into her parted lips. Set it up for me to see them, honey. Do it for me and I'll ... take care of you ... The set-up was cash - enough cash to kill for. But something went terribly wrong. And afterwards, blood had to pay for blood
Sin in their blood by Ed Lacy( Book )
10 editions published between 1952 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 17 libraries worldwide
The woman aroused by Ed Lacy( Book )
3 editions published between 1951 and 2013 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Strip for violence by Ed Lacy( Book )
7 editions published between 1953 and 2013 in English and French and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Go for the body by Ed Lacy( Book )
4 editions published between 1954 and 2013 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
The big fix by Ed Lacy( Book )
6 editions published between 1960 and 2013 in English and Danish and held by 14 libraries worldwide
When a crime syndicate orders the death of a popular boxer, an honest cop must fight corruption in his own precinct to bring the guilty to justice
Geheimauftrag Harlem [Kriminalroman] by Ed Lacy( Book )
8 editions published between 1967 and 1980 in German and Undetermined and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Poet in California by Ed Lacy( Book )
2 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
The sex castle by Ed Lacy( Book )
5 editions published between 1963 and 1966 in English and Danish and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Two hot to handle by Ed Lacy( Book )
3 editions published between 1963 and 2012 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Two books in one! Murder in Paradise and The Coin of Adventure ''What is the meaning of 'whore?''' Ruita asked in Tahitian, anger rising in her voice. I didn't hear an answer because just then a hell of a fracas broke out at the poolside. Ruita and Kitty Merry were rolling on the white sand, punching and clawing at each other. The actress' halter was yanked off and Ruita's blouse was ripped to shreds. I ran over and pulled Ruita to her feet, blood on her gorgeous face from a deep scratch. Kitty had a puffed eye and there was blood on her over-red lips as she jumped up - bare breasts moving
 
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Alternative Names
April, Steve
April, Steve 1911-1968
Ed Lacy Amerikaans romanschrijver (1911-1968)
Ed Lacy écrivain américain
Ed Lacy US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller
Lacy E.
Zinberg, Len S., 1911-1968
Zinberg, Leonard S.
Zinberg, Leonard S. 1910-1968
Zinberg, Leonard S., 1911-1968
레이시, 에드 1911-1968
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Languages
English (86)
German (11)
French (10)
Spanish (7)
Danish (2)
Multiple languages (1)
Finnish (1)
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