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    For former Air Force veteran and ex-mall security guard William Rayford, making the cut as Rocksburg's first African American cop fulfilled one of his life's ambitions, even though it sometimes still gives him a case of the Steel City Blues. Rayford ...


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    James Deford Lyon, CEO of one of Pittsburgh's greatest steel companies, has been gunned down by a sniper, and detective "Rugs" Carlucci is the man lucky enough to receive the call. Quickly besieged by the demands of media figures and sifting through ...


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    The New York Times Book Review has hailed K. C. Constantine as the "eloquent" medium for "the voices of people who have lost out on the American dream". The place once again is the fictional town of Rocksburg, PA, which once had factories and saloons...


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    When an ex-major league pitcher known as the Brushback Kid retires thanks to the pounding of a Louisville Slugger, Detective Rugs Carlucci ends the inning with the bases loaded with suspects, in the latest work by the author of Family Values. ...


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    When a 17-year-old murder case rears its head, Balzic hears a variety of stories about a drug deal gone wrong and two bodies in a cabin. The fading, twisty trail leads him to a corrupt small-town police chief, now immobilised by a stroke....


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    Although months have passed since Police Chief Mario Balzic retired, his successor still has not been named. When a local businesswoman is brutally raped, the likely candidate faces an unexpected and gruelling test of his character....


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    This is the final book in the acclaimed Mario Balzic series. Balzic has been told to lay off five more staff in his already skeletal department. But he feels the town needs protection, and he is willing to run a private army to achieve this....


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    BIG TROUBLE IN A SMALL TOWN With its shut-down mines and restive white-ethnic, blue-collar inhabitants, Rocksburg, Pennsylvania, is in the midst of hard times. And no one has it tougher than its own police chief, Mario Balzic--working hours longer...


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    Rocksburg Police Chief Mario Balzic must probe a tangle of reluctant witnesses, local mob figures, and a not-so-holy minister when a brutal murder occurs in the parking lot of a controversial pornography shop...






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    Mario Balzic has been dodging Albert Castelucci for months. There are only so many things a cop can say to a man whose only son has been shot to death. But Castelucci doesn't want Balzic's sympathy. He doesn't care that the death occurred in Westf...


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    During the Christmas season in Rocksburg, Pennsylvania, Mario Belzac's investigation into the alleged mugging of Mrs. Garbin by Billy Lum leads to a confrontation with the bigoted fire chief, a powerful local columnist, and an alienated Vietnam vet...


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    Police Chief Mario Balzic's sixth case: there's a new mayor in Rocksburg, PA, one of those simplifying self-righteous amateurs bent on law and order who can't leave anything alone. His calls never stop, even trapping Balzic in his refuge at Muscotti'...


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