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☁ The Last Kind Words (Terrier Rand, #1) PDF / Epub ✎ Author Tom Piccirilli – Webpolitics.us

The Last Kind Words (Terrier Rand, #1) From Award Winning Author Tom Piccirilli Comes What Lee Child Calls Perfect Crime Fiction, A Wholly Original Novel Introducing The Rands, A Vipers Nest Of Crooks And Cons, One Generation Stealing From The Next Upon The Razor Thin Edge Between Love And Violence Lives A Pair Of Brothers, Their Bonds Frayed By Betrayals And Guilt, Their Loyalty To Each Other Their Last Salvation.Raised To Pick A Pocket Before He Could Walk, Terry Rand Cut Free From His Family After His Older Brother, Collie, Went On A Senseless Killing Spree That Left Eight Dead Five Years Later, Only Days Before His Scheduled Execution, Collie Contacts Terry And Asks Him To Return Home Collie Claims He Wasn T Responsible For One Of The Murders And Insists That The Real Killer Is Still On The Loose.Dogged By His Own Demons, Terry Is Swept Back Into The Schemes And Scams Of His Family His Father, Pinsch, A Retired Cat Burglar, Brokenhearted Because Of His Two Sons His Card Sharp Uncles, Mal And Grey, Who Ve Incurred The Anger Of The Local Mob His Grandfather, Shep, Whose Mind Is Failing But Whose Fingers Can Still Slip Out A Wallet From Across The Room His Teenage Sister, Dale, Who S Flirting Dangerously With The Lure Of The Family Business And Kimmie, The Woman Terry Abandoned, Who S Now Raising A Child With Terry S Former Best Friend Terry Pieces Together The Day His Brother Turned Rabid, Delving Into A Blood History That Reveals The Rand Family Tree Is Rotten To The Roots, And The Secrets His Ancestors Buried Are Now Coming Furious And Vengeful To The Surface.A Meditation On How Love Can Confine A Person Just As Easily As It Can Free Him, Juxtaposing Shocking Violence And Sly Humor, The Last Kind Words Is The Brilliantly Inventive Family Saga That Only A Singular Talent Like Tom Piccirilli Could Conjure.Includes A Preview Of Tom Piccirilli S Next Book, The Last Whisper In The Dark.Praise For The Last Kind Words A Crime Noir Mystery As Hard Boiled As Any In Recent Memory, Recalling The Work Of Chandler, Pelecanos And Connelly Readers Literally Will Be Pinned To Their Seats Until The Last Page Is Turned Bookreporter At Once A Dark And Brooding Page Turner And A Heartfelt Tale About The Ties That Bind Lisa Unger, New York Times Bestselling Author Of Heartbroken A Caustic Thriller The Characters Have Strong Voices And Bristle With Funny QuirksThe New York Times Book Review Piccirilli Deserves A Breakout Novel, And This Just Might Be It Booklist Starred Review

☁ The Last Kind Words (Terrier Rand, #1)  PDF / Epub ✎ Author Tom Piccirilli – Webpolitics.us
  • ebook
  • 336 pages
  • The Last Kind Words (Terrier Rand, #1)
  • Tom Piccirilli
  • English
  • 13 January 2017
  • 0553906356

    10 thoughts on “☁ The Last Kind Words (Terrier Rand, #1) PDF / Epub ✎ Author Tom Piccirilli – Webpolitics.us


  1. says:

    goodbye, tom piccirilli i have loved your books so much.mmmm love this book.a family of thieves, in various states of leaving the lifestyle behind them, living in a custom made house where generations worth of ill gotten loot is squirreled away behind the walls, growing old and soft together the older generation succumbing to alzheimers, and the younger ones either tr...


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    Terrier Rand returns home, summoned by a phone call telling him of his brother Collie s impending execution While Collie admits to the murders he committed, he knows one of the killings he s been charged with isn t his doing and wants Terrier to find out who was behind the murder of Rebecca Clarke Will his investigation tear his family, a multi generational gang of thieves, apart While I enjoyed A Choir of Ill Children, I wasn t super motivated to read another Tom Piccirilli book I snapped th Terrier Rand returns home, summoned by a phone call telling him of his brother Collie s impending execution While Collie admits to the murders he committed, he knows one of the killings he s been charged with isn t his doing and wants Terrier to find out who was behind the murder of Rebecca Clarke Will his investigation tear his family, a multi g...


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    It s hard to be a black sheep in a family of thieves and swindlers, but Collie Rand managed to pull it off by going on a murder spree during which he killed several innocent people including a child.Terrier Rand couldn t cope with what his brother did and took off for five years, but with the execution date approaching he reluctantly comes home when Collie asks to see him Collie tells Terry that while he s guilty of most of crimes that he didn t kill one young woman that was pinned on him, and It s hard to be a black sheep in a family of thieves and swindlers, but Collie Rand managed to pull it off by going on a murder spree during which he killed several innocent people including a child.Terrier Rand couldn t cope with what his brother did and took off for five years, but with the execution date approaching he reluctantly comes home when Collie asks to see him Collie...


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    Tom Piccirilli is already one of my favorite authors even though this is actually the first novel I ve read by him I ve read and loved a handful of his great novellas in the past year and have been infatuated with his sensitive but uncompromising writing Tommy Pic doesn t disappoint in the full length novel form either Here, we follow the Rands, a family of Long Island thieves and burglars that go back generations who s strong bond has fallen apart after Collie, the oldest son, goes on an ine Tom Piccirilli is already one of my favorite authors even though this is actually the first novel I ve read by him I ve read and loved a handful of his great novellas in the past year and have been infatuated with his sensitive but uncompromising writing Tommy Pic doesn t disappoint in the full length novel form either Here, we follow the Rands, a family of Long Island thieves and burglars that go back generations who s strong bond has fallen apart after Collie, the oldest son, goes on an inexplicable killing spree that lands him on death row, and after the youngest son, Terrier, decides to abandon the family and go off on his own But now after five years, Terry has returned and must confront this broken family that he deserted years before.The characters pulled me in almost immediately, each one ...


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    The last kind words ever spoken to Jesus were spoken by a thief Excuse me He tried to pull away but I held on You re you re We were the first let into heaven Thieves are pardonedThe motto of the Rand s family of honorary thieves Thou shall not kill, nor use weaponsBut Collie broke that code and is now on death row for killing eight people Now that the time has come of his final hou...


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    I glanced at the register I could have it cleaned out in under ten seconds I could wait for the bartender to go get another case of beer from the storeroom Or I could sucker punch him and nab the cash No one would try to stop me That kind of draw was always there for me Knowing I could reach out and grab what I wanted at any time Of course it was I was a thief.You really don t expect a family of thieves to have high moral standards, but while Collie Rand sits on death row for the murder I glanced at the register I could have it cleaned out in under ten seconds I could wait for the bartender to go get another case of beer from the storeroom Or I could sucker punch him and nab the cash No one would try to stop me That kind of draw was always there for me Knowing I could reach out and grab what I wanted at any time Of course it was I was a thief.You really don t expect a family of thieves to have high moral standards, but while Collie Rand sits on death row for the murder of eight people, his parents want NOTHING to do with him Only his brother, Terry, will see him On that fateful visit to prison, Terry is skeptical when his older sibling tells him that he only murdered seven people he suspects the eighth was the victim of a seria...


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    This book is less a crime novel anda meditation on the family ties that both bind us together and drive us totally nuts After suffering a personal crisis, Terrier Rand left his close knit family of thieves and grifters and ran away to become a ranch hand Five years later, he is called home to visit his elder brother, Collie It s a family tradition that all of the Rands are named after dog breeds Collie is days away from being executed for multiple murders Murder is a crime totally fo This book is less a crime novel anda meditation on the family ties that both bind us together and drive us totally nuts After suffering a personal crisis, Terrier Rand left his close knit family of thieves and grifters and ran away to become a ranch hand Five years later, he is called home to visit his elder brother, Collie It s a family tradition that all of the Rands are named after dog breeds Collie is days away from being executed for multiple murders Murder is a crime totally foreign to the Rands, and Terry and Collie never got along very well But Terry answers the call nonet...


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    Terrier Rand s family are gentleman thieves no violence So when Terry s brother Collie goes on a murder spree resulting in the death of eight people, Terry leaves town, leaving behind his girlfriend Kimmy Five years later, shortly before his execution, Collie asks to see Terry Collie tells Terry that he s guilty of all but one of the murders, that of a pretty teenage girl Collie wants Terry to find the real murderer.Terry reluctantly looks into the claim while navigating the competing in Terrier Rand s family are gentleman thieves no violence So when Terry s brother Collie goes on a murder spree resulting in the death of eight people, Terry leaves town, leaving behind his girlfriend Kimmy Five years later, shortly before his execution, Collie asks to see Terry Collie tells Terry that he s guilty of all but one of the murders, that of a pretty teenage girl Collie wants Terry to find the real murderer.Terry reluctantly looks into the claim while navigating the competing interests of various cops and crooks in his home town Rather than being a straight murder mystery, however, the book isan exploration of how a devastating act affects the other people in your life The characters including Terry s card shark uncles, Alzheimer afflicted grandpa, rebellious teenage sister, loving mom, and distracted dad are well dra...


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    Tales from Long Island this isn t so much a review as a rambling of some not quite right in the head people I ve known in my college days This book is excellent Not perfect, but very very good You might want to consider reading it It might be the sleeper hit of this year s reading for you sorry, I couldn t figure out what to call that, this ...


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    You there, with that book in your hand Put that down Now, pick up this one and resume No, seriously You don t want to be reading that, you need to be reading this.Sometimes you read a book and can just tell the author is trying too hard to make it somethingthan it is That is not this kind of book The Last Kind Words is literary crime fiction that doesn t feel like it s trying to be anything but a great fucking story There is no frill or filler here, no need to seem smarter than your You there, with that book in your hand Put that down Now, pick up this one and resume No, seriously You don t want to be reading that, you need to be reading this.Sometimes you read a book and can just tell the author is trying too hard to make it somethingthan it is That is not this kind of book The Last Kind Words is literary crime fiction that doesn t feel like it s trying to be anything but a great fucking story There is no frill or filler here, no need to seem smarter than your average hard boiled thriller It just is It s quiet when it needs to be, bloody as hell when the time is right, with enough surprises to keep things skipping along, but not so hung up on the whodunit that the story or the characters get pushed aside.That s what I love about Piccirilli He doesn t overplay his hand, he just writes He doesn t t...

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