Written in English
|Series||[Wylie Coyote series -- bk. 1]|
|LC Classifications||PS3554.U325 .N6 2013|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||328 pages ;|
|Number of Pages||328|
|LC Control Number||2013013903|
Genuinely funny, genuinely suspenseful crime novels are rare, but No Regrets, Coyote succeeds on both counts. John Dufresne's hilariously dark vision of South Florida brings to mind the work of such masters as Donald Westlake and Elmore Leonard. It's a lurid pleasure from beginning to end. Tom Perrotta. No Regrets, Coyote is a very cool ride. If Raymond Chandler was reincarnated as a Brand: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc. Corruption versus innocence is at the heart of John Dufresne's unconventional, original who-done-it, No Regrets, Coyote. No Regrets is unconventional in that there's nothing formulaic here, no "easy way out." If we ascribe to the idea that art imitates life, No Regrets, with its array of characters and detailed settings, surely delivers/5(61). Apple Books Preview. Local Nav Open Menu Local Nav Close Menu. Top Books Top Audiobooks Oprah’s Book Club No Regrets, Coyote: A Novel. John Dufresne. • 18 Ratings; $; $; Publisher Description “A very cool ride. If Raymond Chandler was reincarnated as a novelist in South Florida, he couldn’t nail it any better than Dufresne /5(18). Books. Mysteries & Detectives. Click photo to enlarge. Published at $ Your Price $ (Save $20) Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist. NO REGRETS, COYOTE. John Dufresne. Novel. On Christmas eve in Eden, Florida, Wylie "Coyote" Melville is summoned to a horrific crime scene. Five members of the Halliday family have been brutally killed.
No Regrets, Coyote takes noir fiction and slivers it with shards of humor, ironic insight, and an almost hallucinogenic specificity. This is lean and honest storytelling that is as moving as it is engaging. Read this book. Believe me, you'll have no regrets! — Andre Dubus . No Regrets, Coyote is a wild ride to the dark heart of the Florida underworld. For fans of Christopher Brookmyre, Carl Hiaasen and Elmore Leonard, and introduces a brilliantly original detective with the crime scene skills of Sherlock Holmes and the personal life of Jeff 'the Dude' Lebowski. No Regrets, Coyote begins with the murder of a family and an amateur sleuth intent on solving the crime. Like Coyote, a busy therapist who, because of his attention to detail and behavior (“I read faces and furniture”), can just about divine a culprit, the book wears many hats. Ostensibly, the plot is about a Christmas Eve shootout in which a father takes out his wife, his three children and then himself.
Access Free No Regrets Coyote John Dufresneimpossible to close.” — Tom Franklin — Tom Franklin “John Dufresne has turned his considerable artistic gifts to the crime novel, and the result, No Regrets, Coyote, is touching, nervy, richly detailed, and populated with a cast of characters who are utterly unique and terrifyingly real. No. No Regrets, Coyote: A Novel - Ebook written by John Dufresne. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read No Regrets, Coyote: A Novel. “ No Regrets, Coyote is the total package—beautifully written, filled with unexpected twists, driven by crisp and edgy dialogue. The reader’s happy dilemma is whether to savor the prose or tear through the pages. Nelson DeMille meets Carl Hiassan, and the result (like the ending) is totally satisfying.”. No Regrets, Coyote John Dufresne. Norton, $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. OTHER BOOKS. Requiem, Mass. Buy this book.