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Boca Knights

Boca Knights

(2009)
(The first book in the Eddie Perlmutter series)
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"Fast, funny, and incredibly wise. Boca Knights is a compulsibe read [with] one of the best new characters to appear... in years."
Gayle Lynds


In a debut novel sure to both excite passions and elicit laughter, a different kind of hero emerges in that most unlikely criminal hotbed: Boca Raton.

Eddie Perlmutter is capable of fighting with fearless frenzy, but only does so to defend the defenseless. Eddie's career as a much-honored Boston cop has come to an end. At sixty, he's still energetic and virile, but decades of harsh New England winters and collaring the pug-uglies of Boston's underworld have taken their toll - especially on his knees. So what does a lonely, retired cop with arthritic knees do? Head to sunny Florida, of course.

Country-club politics and early-bird specials are a far cry from the street toughs, scuffles, and arrests of his former life. But some things never change. Instead of enjoying a relaxed, laid-back retirement, Eddie quickly discovers the darker side of Boca Raton's endless sun and palm trees, where hate crimes, counterfeiting, and worse lurk beneath the deceptively calm surface of cushy retirement communities.

With his no-nonsense crime-fighting skills and roll-with-the punches attitude, Eddie hits Boca Raton like of a Nor'easter from Hell, fast, fresh, and unstoppable. A compulsively readable comic thriller with an egalitarian message that will inspire readers of all ages, Boca Knights will have readers in stitches and keep them on the edge of their seats.

Genre: Mystery
 
Used availability for Steven M Forman's Boca Knights


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Hardback Editions

June 2009 : USA Hardback
Title: Boca Knights (Thorndike Mystery)
Author(s): Steven M Forman
ISBN: 1-4104-1578-3 / 978-1-4104-1578-3 (USA edition)
Publisher: Thorndike Press
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February 2009 : USA Hardback
Title: Boca Knights
Author(s): Steven M Forman
ISBN: 0-7653-1987-X / 978-0-7653-1987-6 (USA edition)
Publisher: Forge Books
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Paperback Editions

December 2009 : USA Paperback
Title: Boca Knights
Author(s): Steven M Forman
ISBN: 0-7653-3770-3 / 978-0-7653-3770-2 (USA edition)
Publisher: Forge Books
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December 2009 : USA Mass Market Paperback
Title: Boca Knights
Author(s): Steven M Forman
ISBN: 0-7653-5957-X / 978-0-7653-5957-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Tor Books
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