L.A. Confidential

Author(s): James Ellroy

Crime Fiction

Christmas 1951, Los Angeles: a city where the police are as crooked as the criminals. Six prisoners are beaten senseless in their cells by cops crazed on alcohol. For the three L. A. P. D. detectives involved, it will expose the guilty secrets on which they have built their corrupt and violent careers.


Product Information

James Ellroy's legendary LA Quartet republished with a brand new look

James Ellroy was born in Los Angeles in 1948. He is the author of the acclaimed 'LA Quartet': The Black Dahlia, The Big Nowhere, LA Confidential and White Jazz. His most recent novel, Blood's a Rover, completes the magisterial 'Underworld USA Trilogy' - the first two volumes of which (American Tabloid and The Cold Six Thousand) were both Sunday Times bestsellers.

General Fields

  • : 9780099537885
  • : Cornerstone
  • : Windmill Books
  • : April 2011
  • : 198mm X 129mm X 31mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : July 2011
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : en
  • : 813.6
  • : 496
  • : James Ellroy
  • : Paperback
  • : 1