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Death at the Old Hotel (Brian McNulty #3)

3.25 of 5 stars 3.25  ·  rating details  ·  8 ratings  ·  2 reviews
Tensions are high and the dangers multiply as New York City bartender and man-about-the-mean-streets Brian McNulty---always a sucker for the plight of the little guy---joins forces with a motley crew of workers from the old Savoy Hotel.

McNulty has once more run afoul of the powers that be in the New York City hotel and restaurant industry and finds himself exiled to a down
Hardcover, 240 pages
Published June 12th 2007 by Minotaur Books
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Brian McNulty is a bartender who's been exiled to the nondescript Savoy Hotel in New York City after a run-in with one of the union organizers at a classier spot. It seems like everyone associated with the bars and the union is on the take. When one of the union honchos embarrasses a cocktail waitress, the entire working staff go out on strike. His fellow bartender and friend Barney is savagely attacked as a result of his flirtation with a waitress named Betsy whose abusive husband is
I enjoyed this book. It was well-written, well-plotted with some beautiful imagery. That said, books with political backgrounds (for example, union wersus management, Orange versus Green, etc.) don't hold my interest as well as a good whodunit can. The real draw for me was the main character.
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aka Cornelius Lehane.

Con Lehane grew up in the suburbs of New York City and currently writes from just outside of Washington, DC. Once a college professor, union organizer, bartender, and editor at the National Education Association, he now writes full time and teaches at The Writer's Center. He holds a Master of Fine Arts degree in fiction writing from Columbia University School of the Arts. Deat
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