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The Quiet Game

The Quiet Game( )
Author: Iles, Greg
ISBN:978-0-7838-9300-6
Publication Date:Dec 2001
Publisher:Thorndike Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $28.95
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Penn Cage is no stranger to death. As a Houston prosecutor he sent sixteen men to death row, and watched seven of them die. But after his wife's death, the grief-stricken father packs up his four-year-old daughter, Annie, and goes back to his hometown in search of healing. Natchez, Mississippi, is a city of old money and older sins, where passion, power, and racial tensions lurk behind elegant facades. After twenty years away, Penn is stunned to find his father in the clutches of a...
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Author Biography
Iles, Greg (Author)
Bestselling novelist Greg Iles was born in 1960 in Stuttgart, Germany, where his father was in charge of the medical clinic at the U.S. Embassy. He grew up in Natchez, Mississippi and graduated from the University of Mississippi in 1983. Iles founded the band Frankly Scarlet and played music for a living for a few years before deciding to write. He belongs to the author rock band known as The Rock Bottom Remainders.

Iles's second novel, Black Cross, was awarded the Mississippi Author's Award for Fiction in 1995. His trilogy about Natchez, Mississippi (entitled the Penn Cage Series), made the New York Times bestseller list in 2014 with the first book, Natchez Burning. He made the list again in 2015 with his title The Bone Tree.

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