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Hard Candy by  Andrew Vachss - First ed; Second Printing - 1989 - from MAB Books and Biblio.com

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Hard Candy

by Vachss, Andrew

Condition: Good in Good+ dust jacket


Knopf. Good in Good+ dust jacket. 1989. First ed; Second Printing. hardback. 0394577914 . 9.30 X 6.40 X 1.10 inches; 241 pages .

In this mercilessly compelling thriller, Burke--the private eye, sting artist, and occasional hit man who metes out a cruelly ingenious vengeance on those who victimize children--is up against a soft-spoken messiah, who may be rescuing runaways or recruiting them for his own hideous purposes. But in doing so Burke becomes a target for an entire Mafia family, a whore with a heart of cyanide, and a contract killer as implacable as a heat-seeking missile. Written with Vachss's signature narrative overdrive--and his unnerving familiarity with the sub-basement of American crime--Hard Candy is vintage Burke.


  • Bookseller: MAB Books US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 315346
  • Title: Hard Candy
  • Author: Vachss, Andrew
  • Format/binding:Hardback
  • Book condition: Used - Good in Good+ dust jacket
  • Edition: First ed; Second Printing
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10:0394577914
  • ISBN 13:9780394577913
  • Publisher: Knopf
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1989
  • Keywords: 0394577914, 317

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