Book List in Order: 5 titles

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    Brooklyn South homicide detective Jack Leightner is at home enjoying a quiet day off when a stranger appears at his door and completely overturns his understanding of his own past. The following day, what looks like a mundane killing in a Brooklyn de...


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    "If we took it all personally," Brooklyn South homicide detective Jack Leightner tells his rookie NYPD partner, "there's no way we could do the job." Very soon, though, that notion gets shot to hell, as the deeply principled cop hears about the...


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    In the chill of winter, a homemade coffin drifts ashore in New York Harbor, containing the body of a boy with the letters "G.I." written on his forehead. As a detective with Brooklyn South Homicide, Jack Leightner finds that corpses are a part of eve...


  • One block. Four neighbors. One very loud problem. Black and white, young and old, men and women, they live in Brooklyn's Boerum Hill, sharing a courtyard in relative harmony. It's what a former mayor liked to call "the urban mosaic." There's Carol Fa...


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    Detective Jack Leightner of Brooklyn's South Homicide Task Force is the honcho brought in to give a hand to the local precinct. It is not only his years of experience scooping out murder scenes that will be called into play. This is the neighborhood ...