Give the Boys a Great Big Hand Author:Ed McBain Putting the pieces together ... — It was like a giant jigsaw puzzle - if you like your puzzles full of messy details. The first piece was supplied gratis - a severed human hand with fingerprints slashed away. — But for Steve Carella and the boys of the 87th Precinct, the rest was harder to come by. The pieces lay scattered all over the city, in ... more »waterfront bars, backstage at strip joints, and in junkie pads.
What slowly emerged was a picture of unimaginable horror ...« less