Leighton Gage





Leighton Gage


Born
in Rahway, NJ, The United States
May 14, 1942

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Died July 27th, 2013

Leighton Gage writes the Chief Inspector Mario Silva series, crime novels set in Brazil. He and his Brazilian-born wife divide their time between their home in Brazil and those of their children and grandchildren in Europe and the U.S.
Praise for the Chief Inspector:

Hard-hitting, atmospheric…. Despite their social conscience and ambitious reach, there's nothing stiff or programmatic about Mr. Gage's lively, action-filled chronicles. They have finely sketched characters, vivid geographical detail and their own brutal sort of humor. The vast size of Brazil, with its great economic and topographic differences, affords a diversity of locales. Each book is a bit of adventure-travel, with Silva and crew often feeling like touri
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Annamaria on Monday


John Buchan keeps showing up in my life.  I would say he was stalking me, but he has been dead since before I was born.
Here are the facts of our relationship, if you can call it that.
I knew one of John’s stories long before I knew his name.  That story is The Thirty-Nine Steps, made famous because Alfred Hitchcock turned it into a movie.  What I remembered was the name of Bu... Read more of this blog post »
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Average rating: 3.81 · 1,802 ratings · 402 reviews · 9 distinct works · Similar authors
Blood of the Wicked (Chief ...

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Buried Strangers (Chief Ins...

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A Vine in the Blood (Chief ...

3.86 avg rating — 216 ratings — published 2011 — 10 editions
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Dying Gasp (Chief Inspector...

3.93 avg rating — 194 ratings — published 2009 — 10 editions
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Every Bitter Thing (Chief I...

4.01 avg rating — 192 ratings — published 2010 — 9 editions
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Perfect Hatred (Chief Inspe...

3.87 avg rating — 169 ratings — published 2012 — 9 editions
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The Ways of Evil Men (Chief...

3.81 avg rating — 134 ratings — published 2014 — 10 editions
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The Essential Silva - volume 1

3.83 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 2011
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Blood of the Wicked Buried Strangers Dying Gasp Every Bitter Thing A Vine in the Blood Perfect Hatred The Ways of Evil Men
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