Dead Man's Blues

A Novel

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Chicago, 1928. In the stifling summer heat three disturbing events take place. A clique of city leaders is poisoned in a fancy hotel. A white gangster is found mutilated in an alleyway in the...

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Praise for Ray Celestin:

"Ray Celestin skillfully depicts the desperate revels of that idiosyncratic city and its bizarre legends in his first novel, The Axeman." -Marilyn Stasio, The New York Times...

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