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King Zeno

Nathaniel Rich

King Zeno

by Nathaniel Rich

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fiction,
  • Social life and customs,
  • Serial murderers,
  • History

  • About the Edition

    New Orleans, 1918. The birth of jazz, the Spanish flu, an ax murderer on the loose.

    Edition Notes

    StatementNathaniel Rich
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3618.I3334 K56 2018
    The Physical Object
    Pagination386 pages
    Number of Pages386
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26942088M
    ISBN 100374181314
    ISBN 109780374181314
    LC Control Number2017034573
    OCLC/WorldCa988057108

      A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice and a Paris Review Staff Pick A January Pick by Salon, Town and Country, Southern Living, and LA Magazine. New Orleans, The birth of jazz, the Spanish flu, an ax murderer on the loose. King Zeno is a historical crime novel and a searching inquiry into man’s dreams of :// Rich is a gifted portraitist of his three main characters This is a novel with a high body count, but it has far too much energy ever to feel morbid." —Chris Bachelder, The New York Times Book Review "A groaning board of tasty literary treats King Zeno offers a gritty, panoramic portrait of the Big Easy.

      A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice and a Paris Review Staff PickA January Pick by Salon, Town and Country, Southern Living, and LA MagazineNew Orleans, The birth of jazz, the Spanish flu, an ax murderer on the loose. The lives of a traumatized cop, a conflicted Mafia matriarch, and a brilliant trumpeter converge—and the Crescent City gets the rich, dark, sweeping   A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice and a Paris Review Staff Pick A January Pick by Salon, Town and Country, Southern Living, and LA Magazine. New Orleans, The birth of jazz, the Spanish flu, an ax murderer on the loose. The lives of a traumatized cop, a conflicted Mafia matriarch, and a brilliant trumpeter converge—and the Crescent City gets the rich, dark, sweeping

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King Zeno is like no other book I've read about New Orleans. Its dirty, gritty, and real. This is not glamorous look at jazz, war, or the cops.

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