The Tender Bar

Author: J R Moehringer
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 1444717952
Size: 74.27 MB
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In the rich tradition of bestselling memoirs about self-invention, THE TENDER BAR is by turns riveting, moving, and achingly funny.

The Clancys Of Queens

Author: Tara Clancy
Publisher: Crown
ISBN: 1101903120
Size: 73.41 MB
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With a light touch but a hard hit, The Clancys of Queens blends savvy and wit to take us on an unforgettable strata-hopping adventure. From the Hardcover edition.

An American Leprechaun

Author: Ken Austin
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 150352065X
Size: 24.63 MB
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My father, an immigrant from Ireland, asked meif I would help him out byfilling in
for his regular night bartender who had taken ... While Ihad bartended at my
father's Bliss Tavernin Sunnyside, NewYork, aworkingclass neighborhood of
Queens,in the ... My fatherfelt confident that Icould handle it since New Year's
Day nighthad always been pretty quiet in the bar business. ... the right to fight
Joey LaBoa for the featherweight championship atthe Long Island City outdoor
arenathepast July.

Two And Two

Author: Rafe Bartholomew
Publisher: Hachette UK
ISBN: 0316231606
Size: 73.11 MB
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This is the landmark watering hole where Abraham Lincoln campaigned and Boss Tweed kicked back with the Tammany Hall machine. Where a pair of Houdini's handcuffs found their final resting place.

Angela S Ashes

Author: Frank McCourt
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9780684864839
Size: 59.67 MB
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Worse than the ordinary miserable childhood is the miserable Irish childhood, and worse yet is the miserable Irish Catholic childhood.” So begins the luminous memoir of Frank McCourt, born in Depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish ...

Sweetbitter

Author: Stephanie Danler
Publisher: Vintage
ISBN: 110187595X
Size: 57.45 MB
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The story of a young woman’s coming-of-age, set against the glitzy, grimy backdrop of New York’s most elite restaurants, in Sweetbitter Stephanie Danler deftly conjures the nonstop and high-adrenaline world of the food industry and ...

The Gangs Of New York

Author: Herbert Asbury
Publisher: Pickle Partners Publishing
ISBN: 1786259699
Size: 24.78 MB
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Here are the stories of the great gangs which terrorized the city and at times menaced its very existence—from the Bowery Boys and the Dead Rabbits to the Gophers and the Eastmans.

Flush

Author: Carl Hiaasen
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 0552553557
Size: 12.98 MB
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Noah's dad, Paine, is a kind but slightly irresponsible fisherman who is passionate about saving the local Florida aquatic life.When Paine discovers that a local businessman is running a scam from his casino boat, he takes the law into his ...

A Beautiful Terrible Thing

Author: Jen Waite
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 0735216509
Size: 58.55 MB
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These are the questions facing Jen Waite when she begins to realize that her loving husband—the father of her infant daughter, her best friend, the love of her life—fits the textbook definition of psychopath.

Island Of Vice

Author: Richard Zacks
Publisher: Anchor
ISBN: 0767926196
Size: 26.93 MB
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An account of the effort by newly appointed police commissioner Theodore Roosevelt to shut down late 19th-century New York City's brothels, gambling houses and after-hours saloons traces the future 26th President's failed confrontations ...