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L.A. Requiem (Elvis Cole Novels)

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Published by Ballantine Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Mystery & Detective - Hard-Boiled,
  • Suspense,
  • Fiction / Suspense

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesElvis Cole (8)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    Number of Pages416
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9320160M
    ISBN 100345434471
    ISBN 109780345434470

      L.A. Requiem (Book): Crais, Robert: Cole's partner, the tight-lipped, charm-free Joe Pike, gets a call from his friend Frank "Tortilla" Garcia. Not only is Garcia a wealthy businessman, he's a political heavyweight and father of Karen, Joe's ex. Frank sends the gumshoe duo out to find his girl, but the boys are beaten to the punch by the men in blue: .


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L.A. Requiem (Elvis Cole Novels) by Robert Crais Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Writing: Robert Crais has said in interviews that his best writing of the Elvis Cole/Joe Pike series began with this novel, L.A. Requiem, which is number eight in the series of sixteen. Since I thoroughly enjoyed #1 thru #7, I was interested to see what Crais would do differently in this novel as compared to the previous ones/5().

L.A. Requiem is the book in which Robert Crais elevated his game from being simply a great mystery writer to a great writer. The previous books in the Elvis Cole series center around wise-cracking detective Elvis Cole, a smart, moral guy who solves cases.

They are usually funny, have good plots and are enjoyable to read/5. L.A. Requiem (Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Book 8) - Kindle edition by Crais, Robert.

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Book reviews. L.A. Requiem Robert Crais Review by James Buckley. June Elvis has left the city L. Requiem, the eighth and newest Elvis Cole novel by Robert Crais, is like a bride: it brings something old, something new, something borrowed, and something blue.

The old is the familiar pairing of Los Angeles private eye Elvis Cole and his. L.A. Requiem I Loved this book, Robert Crais is becoming one of my favorite authors.

This story has is a thriller, with so many dry humor points that made me laugh out loud, it L.A. Requiem book a L.A. Requiem book. L.A. Requiem Summary & Study Guide Description. L.A. Requiem Summary & Study Guide includes comprehensive information and analysis to help you understand the book.

This study guide contains the following sections. ROBERT CRAIS: L.A. REQUIEM Los Angeles is a city of perpetual reinvention. Inviting, with a promise of infinite hope, it can also be a glittering landscape of debilitating isolation. The city's lost souls take comfort in its promise-the notion that tomorrow could be the day to start all over again, to transform oneself into someone else.

LA Requiem, though not the first in the 'Elvis Cole' novels was the first I listened to/read and I was immediately hooked. I've since read every book in this series and have never been disappointed. I was disappointed however with this particular audio version of LA Requiem.

But what starts as a little procedural hand-holding turns into a deadly game of cat-and-mouse. For a dark web of conspiracy threatens to destroy Pike and Cole’s twelve-year friendship—if not their lives.

And L.A. just might be singing their dirge. Praise for L.A. Requiem “One of the best crime novels I’ve ever read. Robert Crais, Author Doubleday Books $ (p) ISBN   L.A. Requiem. by Robert Crais. An Elvis Cole and Joe Pike Novel (Book 5) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book.

Rate it * You Rated it */5(44). "This is the kind of book mystery fans crave. This amazing book serves up a morality tale of loyalty, vengeance, love, loss, honor, betrayal, and redemption." "L.

REQUIEM is the best in the Elvis Cole/Joe Pike series to date. reviews Robert Crais's L.A. Requiem - Grade: C. Before we begin, let me first say that Amy Reilly highly recommended this one and it got almost uniformly rave reviews from every media source I could find links to Reviews below).3/5.

L.A. REQUIEM AN ELVIS COLE NOVEL (Book): Crais, Robert: Terrific entertainment A powerful portrait of Los Angeles in our time: swift, colorful, gripping, a real knockoutDean Koontz The day starts like any other in L.A. The sun burns hot as the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering city.

But for private investigator Joe Pike, the city will. L.A. Requiem - Ebook written by Robert Crais. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read L.A. Requiem/5(31). Robert Crais returns with his eighth Elvis Cole mystery, L.A.

Requiem, a breakneck caper that leaves the wise-cracking detective second-guessing himself. Cole’s partner, the tight-lipped, charm-free Joe Pike, gets a call from his friend Frank “Tortilla” Garcia.

Robert Crais, author of the Edgar Award-nominated L.A Requiem is a master of the intelligent and complex suspense novel. In Demolition Angel he delves into the life-on-the-edge world of the Los Angeles bomb squad.

Three years ago Carol Starkey was one of L.A.'s best bomb squad technicians. Click to read more about L. Requiem by Robert Crais.

LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for booklovers4/5(29). L.A. Requiem audiobook, by Robert Crais The day starts like any other in Los Angeles. The sun burns hot as the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering city.

But for Joe Pike, private investigator and former cop, the city will never be the same again. His ex-lover, Karen Garcia, is dead, brutally murdered with 4/5. L.A. REQUIEM DEMOLITION ANGEL HOSTAGE THE LAST DETECTIVE Books published by The Random House Publishing Group are available at quantity discounts on bulk purchases for premium, educational, fund-raising, and special sales use.

For details, please call For Ed Waters and Sid Ellis, who taught more than words.4/5(32). An excerpt from L.A. Requiem Uniformed LAPD Officer Joe Pike could hear the banda music even with the engine idling, the a.c.

jacked to meat locker, and the two-way crackling callout codes to other units. Edgar Award nominee Robert Crais' L.A. Requiem is a gritty, harrowing look into the minds of a serial killer and the men determined to stop him.

Elvis Cole and former cop Joe Pike have been partners in a detective agency for 12 years. After an ex-girlfriend of Pike's disappears, the girl's father asks them to help the police with the search. L.A. Requiem (Book): Crais, Robert: A reckoning has come to the City of Angels Karen Garcia is missing and her father doesn't trust the cops he wants someone he knows on the case so he enlists the help of Elvis Cole and Joe Pike.

It seems that Karen is the latest victim of a distinctive serial killer and the police are determined to pin her death, and four others, on. L.A. Requiem is a detective novel by Robert Crais published in It is the 8 th in the series that centers on Elvis Cole, a private detective of the hard-boiled ilk in Los Angeles, California.

Cole is brought into the mysterious death of Karen Garcia by his business partner, long-time friend and former Police Officer, Joe Pike. Edgar Award nominee Robert Crais' L.A. Requiem is a gritty, harrowing look into the minds of a serial killer and the men determined to stop him.

Elvis Cole and former cop Joe Pike have been partners in a detective agency for 12 years. After an ex-girlfriend of Pike's disappears, the girl's father asks them to help the police with the search.

When the missing persons case turns into. Crais bids to break out of his successful Elvis Cole formula'streamlined plotting, smiling charm, slick action, happy endings—with Elvis's ambitious seventh case.

This one begins as quiet as you please, with Elvis's unofficial partner Joe Pike asking him to help find the missing daughter of Joe's friend, tortilla king Frank Garcia. Not even the news that Karen Garcia has been shot. Requiem (Cole and Pike Book 8) Kindle Edition by Robert Crais (Author) Format: Kindle Edition.

out of 5 stars ratings. See all 9 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price New from Used from /5(). Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

L.A. requiem by Robert Crais,Doubleday edition, in English - 1st ed. L.A. requiem ( edition) | Open LibraryPages: L.A. Requiem Elvis Cole Series, Book 8 Praise for L.A.

Requiem "One of the best crime novels I've ever read. Absolutely terrific!"—David Baldacci "Darker, denser, deeper, and more satisfying than anything he's written before.". L.A. Requiem (Book): Crais, Robert: Terrific entertainment A powerful portrait of Los Angeles in our time: swift, colorful, gripping, a real knockoutDean Koontz The day starts like any other in L.A.

The sun burns hot as the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering city. But for private investigator Joe Pike, the city will never be the. This is one of my absolute favorite authors and L.A. Requiem is probably my favorite book of the Elvis/Joe series.

Robert Crais's perspective twist in this novel is unique and effective. And his incredible wit keeps me coming back for more. While I anticipate his new works, L.A. Requiem is definitely one I enjoy re-reading on a regular basis.5/5(3). While L.A. Requiem was really Joe Pike's book, The Last Detective is really about Elvis, and there are some incredibly moving insights into his past re Vietnam and his boyhood.

One or two scenes may even lead long-term readers of the series who have grown to care immeaureably for Elvis, the PI who dont like to grow up, yet who is older than his 5/5(5).

Author:Crais, Robert. Requiem (Elvis Cole Novels). Book Binding:Paperback / softback. All of our paper waste is recycled within the UK and turned into corrugated cardboard. World of Books USA was founded in In L.A.

Requiem Crais maintains the strengths of the Elvis Cole series: fast pacing, sharp dialogue, and finely drawn main characters. If there is a.

Robert Crais is the author of the bestselling Cole & Pike novels. A native of Louisiana, Crais moved to Hollywood in the late 70s where he began a successful career in television, writing scripts for such major series as Cagney & Lacey, Miami Vice.

The Bestsellers: L.A. Requiem ; Demolition Angel ; Hostage. Author: Robert Crais; Publisher: N.A ISBN: Category: Detective and mystery stories, American Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» LA REQUIEM - Karen Garcia is missing and her father doesn't trust the cops - so he turns to Elvis Cole and Joe Pike.

L.A. Requiem by Robert Crais,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(K). L.A. Requiem I Loved this book, Robert Crais is becoming one of my favorite authors. This story has is a thriller, with so many dry humor points that made me laugh out loud, it was a joy to listen to/5(3).

"L.A. Requiem is terrific entertainment and a powerful portrait of Los Angeles in our time: swift, colorful, gripping, a real knockout."--Dean Koontz "The trouble with starting a Robert Crais book is that you just can't put it down until you finish it.

Crais is one of the great ones."Reviews: Edgar Award nominee Robert Crais' L. A. Requiem is a gritty, harrowing look into the minds of a serial killer and the men determined to stop him.

Elvis Cole and former cop Frank Pike have been partners in a detective agency for 12 years. After an ex-girlfriend of Pike's disappears, the girl's father asks them to help the police with the search."Terrific entertainment A powerful portrait of Los Angeles in our time: swift, colorful, gripping, a real knockout."&#;Dean KoontzThe day starts like any other in L.A.

The sun burns hot as the Santa Ana winds blow ash from mountain fires to coat the glittering city. But for private investi.