Best Gangster Novels
Best Gangster Novels of all Time
1 The Godfather
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2 Heavy Duty People (Brethren...
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4.05 of 5 stars 4.05 avg rating — 118 ratings
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3 Gangster
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 1,299 ratings
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4 The Sicilian
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 9,754 ratings
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5 Layer Cake
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 761 ratings
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6 Brighton Rock
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3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 11,197 ratings
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7 The Outsiders
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 454,347 ratings
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8 The Last Don
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3.76 of 5 stars 3.76 avg rating — 9,071 ratings
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9 The Wheelman
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 1,591 ratings
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10 Billy Bathgate
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3.74 of 5 stars 3.74 avg rating — 3,715 ratings
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11 Stilettos and Steel
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 98 ratings
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12 Get Carter
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 206 ratings
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13 The Cage
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3.56 of 5 stars 3.56 avg rating — 107 ratings
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14 Untouchable
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 142 ratings
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15 Donnie Brasco
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3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 3,213 ratings
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16 STOLEN LIVES
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 4 ratings
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17 Wiseguy
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 6,746 ratings
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18 Volk's Game: A Novel
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3.63 of 5 stars 3.63 avg rating — 204 ratings
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18 A History of Violence
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3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 1,468 ratings
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20 American Tabloid (Underworl...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 8,299 ratings
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21 The Long Firm
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 899 ratings
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22 The Cold Six Thousand (Unde...
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 4,230 ratings
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23 Road to Perdition
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 1,453 ratings
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24 The Resistible Rise of Artu...
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 677 ratings
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25 The Friends of Eddie Coyle
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 2,846 ratings
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26 The Power of the Dog
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4.31 of 5 stars 4.31 avg rating — 3,807 ratings
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27 Savage Night
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 1,051 ratings
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28 Homeboy
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4.23 of 5 stars 4.23 avg rating — 201 ratings
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28 Friend of the Devil
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4.71 of 5 stars 4.71 avg rating — 7 ratings
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28 Florry of Washington Heights
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings
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28 Celtic Thugs
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28 The King of Sunday Morning
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 25 ratings
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28 Killing Them Softly
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3.56 of 5 stars 3.56 avg rating — 855 ratings
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28 Bright and Yellow, Hard and...
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4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 20 ratings
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28 Stalking Aidan
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4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 9 ratings
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28 Jimmy James Blood
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4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 9 ratings
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37 Blood's a Rover (Underworld...
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 2,694 ratings
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38 Casino
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3.96 of 5 stars 3.96 avg rating — 1,674 ratings
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38 Kings of New York
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3.57 of 5 stars 3.57 avg rating — 7 ratings
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38 Dreamland
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3.7 of 5 stars 3.70 avg rating — 1,032 ratings
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41 The Ice Man: Confessions of...
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 3,780 ratings
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42 Yardie
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3.42 of 5 stars 3.42 avg rating — 71 ratings
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43 Savages
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3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 9,092 ratings
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44 Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
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3.89 of 5 stars 3.89 avg rating — 141 ratings
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45 Thieves Like Us
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 193 ratings
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46 The Hoods
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 83 ratings
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47 Total Chaos
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 1,131 ratings
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48 The Way Some People Die
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 1,053 ratings
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message 1: by Marie (new)

Marie Stilettos and Steel This time, the woman is the gangster and not just married to one :-)


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Katie Boyer If you like this genre, you will love the Boardwalk Empire group!


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