Best Gangster Novels
Best Gangster Novels of all Time
1 Heavy Duty People (Brethren...
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4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 111 ratings
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2 The Godfather
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 171,750 ratings
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3 Gangster
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4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 1,209 ratings
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4 The Sicilian
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 9,233 ratings
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5 Brighton Rock
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 10,740 ratings
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6 The Outsiders
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 435,878 ratings
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7 Layer Cake
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 727 ratings
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8 The Last Don
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 8,675 ratings
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9 The Wheelman
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3.9 of 5 stars 3.90 avg rating — 1,523 ratings
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10 Billy Bathgate
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3.73 of 5 stars 3.73 avg rating — 3,583 ratings
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11 Stilettos and Steel
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4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 96 ratings
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12 Get Carter
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3.98 of 5 stars 3.98 avg rating — 178 ratings
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13 The Cage
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3.53 of 5 stars 3.53 avg rating — 104 ratings
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14 Untouchable
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 139 ratings
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15 Donnie Brasco
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3.95 of 5 stars 3.95 avg rating — 3,011 ratings
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16 STOLEN LIVES
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 2 ratings
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17 Wiseguy
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 6,407 ratings
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18 American Tabloid (Underworl...
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4.22 of 5 stars 4.22 avg rating — 8,021 ratings
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19 The Long Firm
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 856 ratings
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20 The Cold Six Thousand (Unde...
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3.97 of 5 stars 3.97 avg rating — 4,069 ratings
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21 Road to Perdition
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3.81 of 5 stars 3.81 avg rating — 1,427 ratings
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22 The Resistible Rise of Artu...
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 642 ratings
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23 The Friends of Eddie Coyle
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4.07 of 5 stars 4.07 avg rating — 2,657 ratings
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24 The Power of the Dog
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4.32 of 5 stars 4.32 avg rating — 3,563 ratings
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25 Savage Night
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3.86 of 5 stars 3.86 avg rating — 998 ratings
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26 Homeboy
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4.24 of 5 stars 4.24 avg rating — 194 ratings
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26 Friend of the Devil
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4.83 of 5 stars 4.83 avg rating — 6 ratings
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26 Florry of Washington Heights
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings
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26 Celtic Thugs
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5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating
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26 The King of Sunday Morning
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4.27 of 5 stars 4.27 avg rating — 26 ratings
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26 Killing Them Softly
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3.55 of 5 stars 3.55 avg rating — 809 ratings
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26 Bright and Yellow, Hard and...
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4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 18 ratings
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26 Stalking Aidan
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4.33 of 5 stars 4.33 avg rating — 6 ratings
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26 Jimmy James Blood
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4.62 of 5 stars 4.62 avg rating — 8 ratings
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35 A History of Violence
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3.43 of 5 stars 3.43 avg rating — 1,423 ratings
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36 Blood's a Rover (Underworld...
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3.87 of 5 stars 3.87 avg rating — 2,573 ratings
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37 Casino: Love and Honor in L...
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3.94 of 5 stars 3.94 avg rating — 1,529 ratings
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37 Volk's Game: A Novel
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3.62 of 5 stars 3.62 avg rating — 198 ratings
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39 The Ice Man: Confessions of...
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4.11 of 5 stars 4.11 avg rating — 3,574 ratings
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40 Yardie
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3.44 of 5 stars 3.44 avg rating — 68 ratings
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41 Savages
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3.82 of 5 stars 3.82 avg rating — 8,721 ratings
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42 Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye
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3.85 of 5 stars 3.85 avg rating — 130 ratings
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43 Thieves Like Us
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3.66 of 5 stars 3.66 avg rating — 178 ratings
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44 The Hoods
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4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 79 ratings
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45 Total Chaos
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3.88 of 5 stars 3.88 avg rating — 1,059 ratings
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46 The Way Some People Die
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4.04 of 5 stars 4.04 avg rating — 957 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 :-)


message 2: by Katie (new)

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


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