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This Wicked World

(2009)
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Former marine and ex-con Jimmy Boone is tending bar on Hollywood Boulevard, keeping his nose clean until he figures out his next move. But when he agrees to back up a buddy and look into a young man's mysterious death, he is soon neck-deep in trouble again.

As Boone learns more about this innocent who got involved with the wrong people, his investigation becomes a mission. Along the dangerous margins of Los Angeles, he encounters a homesick drug dealer, a stripper out for revenge, a dog-fighting ring, a beautiful ex-cop, a vicious crime boss and his crew, and a fortune in counterfeit bills.

THIS WICKED WORLDis a knock-out blend of superb writing and straight-to-the-gut storytelling that grabs you by the collar and makes it impossible to stop reading.

Genre: Mystery

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Hardback Editions

June 2009 : USA Hardback
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Title: This Wicked World: A Novel
Author(s): Richard Lange
ISBN: 0-316-01737-X / 978-0-316-01737-4 (USA edition)
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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Paperback Editions

May 2010 : USA Paperback
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Title: This Wicked World: A Novel
Author(s): Richard Lange
ISBN: 0-316-01879-1 / 978-0-316-01879-1 (USA edition)
Publisher: Back Bay Books
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June 2009 : Australia, UK Kindle edition
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Title: This Wicked World: A Novel
Author(s): Richard Lange
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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June 2009 : USA, Canada Kindle edition
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Title: This Wicked World: A Novel
Author(s): Richard Lange
Publisher: Little, Brown and Company
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