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Topic: Lehane... next read?

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Subject: Lehane... next read?
Date Posted: 1/15/2009 10:51 AM ET
Member Since: 6/20/2007
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I'm finishing up "Mystic River", but not sure which Lehane to read  next.  Any suggestions? I love his descriptions and the way he draws you into the life of his characters!

Date Posted: 1/16/2009 3:05 PM ET
Member Since: 9/2/2005
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A Drink Before the War (1st in a series), then the 2nd Darkness, Take My Hand.

 

Date Posted: 1/16/2009 9:27 PM ET
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I agree with Crystal - I loved that series.  I think there are 5 of them and I sat and read all 5 one right after the other and was thoroughly entertained!  I'm not sure when he is coming out with the next in the series, but I can't wait!

Date Posted: 1/18/2009 9:07 PM ET
Member Since: 8/30/2008
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After Mystic River I think I would go with Shutter Island then jump into the Kenzie - Gennaro series...

You can't go wrong with Lehane...

He's flat out one of the best there is...

Date Posted: 1/27/2009 12:04 AM ET
Member Since: 1/18/2009
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Not part of a series but The Given Day is terrific!

Date Posted: 1/28/2009 9:17 PM ET
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Jeffrey is also right, Shutter Island was really good!!  I read it before I read anything else of Lehane's and was instantly hooked.