Version: Unabridged
Author: Pete Dexter
Narrator: Dion Graham
Genres: Fiction & Literature, Suspense, Literature, Literary Fiction
Publisher: Recorded Books
Published In: July 2003
# of Units: 9 CDs
Length: 10 hours
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Pete Dexter, the author of The Paperboy, sets this piece of fiction noir in a Los Angeles that comes straight out of the 1950s. A dark, gripping novel, it brings together a black caddy named Train, a police detective called the 'Mile Away Man,' and Norah Still, the only survivor of a bloody boat hijacking, whom the detective must keep tabs on'even as he is falling in love with her.

Author Details

Author Details

Dexter, Pete

Pete Dexter is the author of the National Book Award-winning novel "Paris Trout" and five other novels: "God's Pocket, Deadwood, Brotherly Love, The Paperboy, " and "Train". He has been a columnist for the "Philadelphia Daily News" and the "Sacramento Bee", and has contributed to many magazines, including "Esquire, Sports Illustrated, " and "Playboy". His screenplays include "Rush" and "Mulholland Falls". Dexter was born in Michigan and raised in Georgia, Illinois, and eastern South Dakota. He lives on an island off the coast of Washington.