Little Boy Blue

Little Boy Blue At the center of Little Boy Blue is an airport heist gone bad A young baggage handler has been gunned down Detective Joe Gregory and his partner Anthony Ryan sense something hinky about the killing

  • Title: Little Boy Blue
  • Author: Ed Dee
  • ISBN: 9781568954523
  • Page: 283
  • Format: Paperback
  • At the center of Little Boy Blue is an airport heist gone bad A young baggage handler has been gunned down Detective Joe Gregory and his partner, Anthony Ryan, sense something hinky about the killing of young Johnny Boy Counihan, who wore an old blue NYPD overcoat to his death Determined to find the killer, the two cops cast their lot with Johnny Boy s angry, heartbroAt the center of Little Boy Blue is an airport heist gone bad A young baggage handler has been gunned down Detective Joe Gregory and his partner, Anthony Ryan, sense something hinky about the killing of young Johnny Boy Counihan, who wore an old blue NYPD overcoat to his death Determined to find the killer, the two cops cast their lot with Johnny Boy s angry, heartbroken, street smart grandfather, Vito Martucci, who claims to know who did the killing and why Vito doesn t have all the answers While the detectives interview suspects, a hoods hangout in Queens is firebombed and another body is found in a car trunk at the airport, this one covered with artificial eyes And a group of young Irish immigrants, linked to Johnny Boy s life and death, tell Ryan and Gregory a story that ranges from charmingly curious to darkly disturbing The real killers and the real motive remain hidden somewhere in the city that pays Ryan s and Gregory s salary and confounds them, the city of their fathers, their sins, their enemies For the Great Gregory, years of hard living have taken a steep emotional toll For Ryan, being a cop first and a husband second is giving way to a new sense of love for his wife and a marriage that has endured And for both, a partnership forged in the mad, unceasing poetry of the street as well as the politics of the force is turning to something else a deeper understanding and acceptance of each other s flawed humanity When Gregory and Ryan finally uncover the truth behind Johnny Boy s killing, it is a truth laced with bitter irony, love, and innocence betrayed.

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    About “Ed Dee

    • Ed Dee

      AKA Edward DeeGraduated from Sacred Heart High School, then served two years in the U.S Army In 1962 he joined the NYPD and spent nine years in uniform in South Bronx precincts the last 11 years of his career he supervised detectives in the Organized Crime Control Bureau While working the streets he earned a BA from Fordham University.Ed retired from the NYPD as a lieutenant Then, answering a life long desire to write, he left Fordham School of Law and earned a MFA in Creative Writing from Arizona State University.His first novel, 14 Peck Slip, which was also his master s thesis, was named a Notable Book of The Year in 1994 by the link New York Times Bronx Angel 95 , Little Boy Blue 97 and Nightbird 99 followed The Con Man s Daughter, was released in fall 2003.Ed has two daughters and four grandchildren He lives in Delaware with his wife, Nancy.

    762 thoughts on “Little Boy Blue

    • I didn't get the same Ed Dee feel in this work of his. It wasn't like Bronx Angel, his previous book, but nevertheless, it's a 4.5 for me. Little Boy Blue is the story of the continuing saga of NYPD Detectives Anthony Ryan and Joe "Great Gregory" Gregory who battle crime and personal demons and end the day with a dinner or a drink in a bar or both. It starts out with a caper in New York City's John F. Kennedy Airport that left three dead (one including the son of a known Organized Crime Figure). [...]



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