Author: Massimo Carlotto
Publisher: Europa Editions (2014)
Condition: Very good
Dimensions: 21 x 13.5 x 1.5 cm
Encountering such violence and desperation triggers memories of his own time in prison. And while the unwritten rule of ex-cons is that you must never talk about your experiences behind bars, the Alligator and his two long-time associates, Max Memory and Beniamino Rossini, are forced to confront demons they thought long buried.
In The Master of Knots, the reigning king of Mediterranean noir, Massimo Carlotto, gives his readers a work of hardboiled noir fiction that is darker than ever before as he digs into the shadowy corners of human experience. This stunning novel sets a new high-water mark in the literary history of the Mediterranean Noir novel.