A fast-paced detective story. Perfect for insomniacs!
by Amazon reviewer Linda Linguvic
Some books are great for insomniacs. This slim 134 page volume is perfect for that. [Restless City] is a fast detective story with the interesting background that it was written not by one writer but a collaboration of seven, each one writing a chapter and keeping the story thread going to a satisfactory conclusion. All of these writers are from Las Vegas and this theme was conceived at the 2009 Las Vegas Book Festival.
Naturally it’s set in Las Vegas, and each author brings his or her own personal view of the seediness, corruption and outlandish displays of wealth. These guys are insiders, they know their town. And, in a way, it is Las Vegas itself that is the main character in this book. But it does include a private eye, a hard-edged guy named Brady who has given up liquor but has not given up his curiosity …
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