By Danny Gardner
Good factor he’s had a life of taking part in each side to the middle.
Praise for A Negro and an Ofay…
“Fans of Walter Mosley and George Pelecanos are going to eat Danny Gardner’s fantastic new publication. A Negro and an Ofay breathes fascinating new existence into noir fiction.” —Jonathan Maberry, the recent York occasions bestselling author.
“Elliot Caprice is a good personality together with his personal Midwestern territory and Danny Gardner tells his tales with type and cunning.” —Peter Blauner, the hot York occasions bestselling writer and co-Executive manufacturer of CBS’s Blue Bloods.
“Danny Gardner’s masterful debut engenders echoes of the greats. I had the impact I had by some means stumbled throughout a formerly undiscovered paintings of Chester Himes, or Jim Thompson, or Walter Mosley―or all 3 magically rolled into one.”―David Corbett, prize-winning writer of The Mercy of the Night
“Immersive, poignant and totally mesmerizing. Written from the center of America’s nice racial divide, it’s satirical, cool and irrevocably sincere; imbued with an inherent the Aristocracy that competitors any modern-day hero.” —Tom Avitabile, bestselling writer of supply Us This Day.
“A Negro and an Ofay is a great, crisp, traditionally actual, and unapologetically racial narrative that indications the coming of a robust, beneficial voice in crime fiction. this is often the simplest debut you’ll learn in a protracted time.” —Gabino Iglesias, writer of 0 Saints.
“Hard-boiled don’t get a lot more durable than this. Danny Gardner hits all of the correct notes, yet with adequate swagger and voice to make it thoroughly his personal. Elliot Caprice is a wonderful personality, caught among worlds—black and white, stable and bad—and i actually wish to work out extra of him.” —Rob W. Hart, writer of South Village.
“One of the simplest instruments Gardner has in his toolbox…is his experience of humanity.” —Scott Waldyn, Literary Orphans magazine.
“…it manages to be shrewdpermanent, historic, and approximately identity/racial matters whereas preserving the entire leisure worth that pulpy thrillers carry to the desk. this can be a publication with a gently crafted plot that touches on loads of matters that have been as suitable six a long time in the past as they're now.” —Out of the Gutter Review.
“This is a gorgeous debut! a robust blend of fantastic storytelling and a wide ranging grab of conversation subtext that strongly reminds of Mamet. Gardner is destined to develop into a major identify during this writing game.” —Les Edgerton, writer of the true, Imitation, Plastic Kidnapping.
“Elliot Caprice is a bother magnet and that makes for an excellent character.” —Simon wooden, writer of the one who obtained Away.
“Plenty of hardboiled patter and a dense plot with an exceptional experience of position and beautiful dialogue.” —Eric Beetner, writer of Rumrunners.
“A Negro and an Ofay forces us to appear into the brutal replicate of our previous within the desire we would comprehend our destiny. along with his sharp as a whip crack writing, Gardner could swap the area” —Paul Bishop, writer of Lie Catchers.
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A Negro and an Ofay (The Tales of Elliot Caprice Book 1) by Danny Gardner