☆ Read The Blackest Bird A Novel of Murder in Nineteenth Century New York [Book] By Joel Rose

☆ Read The Blackest Bird A Novel of Murder in Nineteenth Century New York [Book] By Joel Rose

The Blackest Bird A Novel of Murder in Nineteenth Century New York
In the sweltering New York City summer of 1841, Mary Rogers, a popular counter girl at a tobacco shop in Manhattan, is found brutally ravaged in the shallows of the Hudson River John Colt, scion of the firearm fortune, beats his publisher to death with a hatchet And young Irish gang leader Tommy Coleman is accused of killing his daughter, his wife, and his wife s former In the sweltering New York City summer of 1841, Mary Rogers, a popular counter girl at a tobacco shop in Manhattan, is found brutally ravaged in the shallows of the Hudson River John Colt, scion of the firearm fortune, beats his publisher to death with a hatchet And young Irish gang leader Tommy Coleman is accused of killing his daughter, his wife, and his wife s former lover Charged with solving it all is High Constable Jacob Hays, the city s first detective At the end of a long and distinguished career, Hays s investigation will ultimately span a decade, involving gang wars, grave robbers, and clues hidden in poems by the hopeless romantic and minstrel of the night Edgar Allan Poe
Title : The Blackest Bird A Novel of Murder in Nineteenth Century New York
Pages : 480 pages
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Author :  Joel Rose
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Language : English


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