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3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 3.00 (498 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Ed McBain Narrator: Ron McLarty Publisher: Simon & Schuster Audio Format: Abridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Related: The 87th Precinct Series Release Date:
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It is Christmas in the city, but it isn't the giving season. A retired Gulf War pilot, a careless second-story man, a pair of angry Mexicans, and an equally shady pair of Secret Service agents are in town after a large stash of money, and no one is interested in sharing.

The detectives at the 87th are already busy for the holidays. Steve Carella and Fat Ollie Weeks catch the squeal when the lions in the city zoo get an unauthorized feeding of a young woman's body. And then there's a trash can stuffed with a book salesman carrying a P-38 Walther and a wad of big bills.

The bad bills and the dead book salesman lead to the offices of a respected publisher, Wadsworth and Dodds. This is good news for Fat Ollie, because he's working on a police novel -- one written by a real cop -- and he's sure it's going to be a bestseller.

Ed McBain returns to his legendary 87th Precinct with a suspenseful story of greed, conflict, and the eternal search for money, money, money. Download and start listening now!

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Quotes & Awards

  • “A mordant but oddly cheerful package that reaffirms the author’s status as a leader in the mystery field. Though it is entry 51 in the acclaimed police procedural series, it is as crisp and fresh as if it were making a debut.” 

    Los Angeles Times

  • “Reading this entertaining and slickly done novel is an eerie experience.” 

    Wall Street Journal

  • “Money, Money, Money...tightly plotted, darkly funny, and charged with enough McBain energy to suggest a new dawn. 

    Philadelphia Inquirer

  • “Adroit scene-setting, the pitch-perfect dialogue for which he is famous and streamlined presentation of a Byzantine plot make the pages turn quickly.” 

    Publishers Weekly

Listener Opinions

  • 2 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 52 out of 5 by Anne Marshall | 12/19/2013

    " Could have been a really good book, but Ollie Weeks ruined it. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Sheldon Lehman | 11/1/2013

    " This one was better than the previous two. It starts off with a comedy of errors. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Keith Davis | 1/22/2013

    " Drug smugglers, burglars, counterfeiters, murderers, terrorist bombers, and an escaped lion all in one novel. It is a fun read like all of the McBain police novels but this one has a bit of a kitchen sink feel to it like Hunter has several ideas and couldn't bring himself to narrow the focus. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Laurie Stoll | 12/16/2012

    " I really enjoyed this book. It's got some great characters. "

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