Alexandria, VA
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  • The Drop

  • By: Dennis Lehane
  • Narrated by: Jim Frangione
  • Length: 5 hrs and 26 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Overall
    4 out of 5 stars 308
  • Performance
    4.5 out of 5 stars 286
  • Story
    4.5 out of 5 stars 280

Three days after Christmas, a lonely bartender looking for a reason to live rescues an abused puppy from a trash can and meets a damaged woman looking for something to believe in. As their relationship grows, they cross paths with the Chechen mafia; a man grown dangerous with age and thwarted hopes; two hapless stick-up artists; a very curious cop; and the original owner of the puppy, who wants his dog bac.k…

  • 5 out of 5 stars
  • Soooooo great

  • By Candace Russell on 12-15-16

Loved this!!

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Reviewed: 06-18-16

I have read a lot of Lehane. This is a good intro (short, disparate characters, a lot of twists). Excellent performance, fun stuff about Boston Catholics. Now I want to see the movie. If you're looking for a happy ending, this may or may not fit the bill.

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