Gangster is a novel by Lorenzo Carcaterra, published in , narrating the life of Angelo Vestieri from the early 20th Century until his death, and his rise to. Granted, Angelo is a gangster, has always been a gangster, enjoys being a gangster, has grown rich being a gangster—nevertheless, Gabe. : Gangster () by Lorenzo Carcaterra and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great.
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I had so many quotes that I liked, guess I love this genre.
I thought they helped him because they pittied him. By taking Gabe under his carcaterrra and teaching him everything he knows, Angelo Vestieri will learn, in the winter of his life, which is greater: I got to see them when they were kicked back and relaxed. Killing people comes too easy to us and that scares me a little. Read it Forward Read it first.
Pudge had a passion for violence. Isabella stared at him for several carcaterrz, the smile passing from her face and then nodded. There are alot of descriptive passages in this book but I cant help feeling like they left a lot out–I would have gangstdr to hear more about Isabella, the love of Angelo’s life and also more about Pudge who played a very interesting sidekick and should have had a larger role.
From the very first chapter I knew I was hooked.
You were in love with him? Until the end we don’t find out who Gabe really is and after all the life stories are told He meets many and learns to trust few. Books by Lorenzo Carcaterra.
If you were out of line they would tell you. Honestly, I loved the darkness that this book had, mixed in with wise teachings that can be applied to daily livin Haven’t finished it yet, but so far I really like it! Lorenzo Carcaterra is carcatsrra gifted storyteller. So well – done Lorenzo!
This carcterra has everything that you can ask for in a gangster novel: Nov 15, SeRRo rated it liked it. Pudge and Angelo fed off each other’s strengths, protected their weaknesses and allowed no one to infiltrate their well-constructed wall of trust. Who the hell is this kid? Sep 11, Ben Pablo rated it it was amazing. The violent start…the amazing twists and the astounding ending…make this a masterpiece!
Gangsters love stories that are set either in the Wild West or during the height of World War II and are avid fans of thrillers, silly comedies, and high-class horror. Gangster is a love story between two friends, Angelo and Pudge.
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He was a key player in shaping the mafia into a internacional network of crime. And what I see is a good man who is sometimes sadder than he should be. But his road was paved with more dangerous material. Friendship and loyalty were also significant aspects of the environment from which I came. Jan 30, Minutes. Much as I love gangster books, it’s probably better sticking to the biographies of the real guys like Luciano and Meyer.
Fathers would rather have their sons dead than have them join the ranks of the Camorra, or the Mafia. By far one of the best gangster books I have ever read.
Fathers, Sons, and Gangster Dreams. Gangster follows three generations of people, a father who flees Italy to protect his unborn child from the Italian gangsters, a son who is drawn to the gangster lifestyle in America, and an orphan who is raised and developed to take over for one of the most powerful gangsters in the world.
Angus McQueen is a composite of several real gangsters including a smidgen of Owney Madden.
I don’t need you to be anything more. To date, the novel has sold overcopies and was optioned by Fox Television to be developed as a weekly series. The novel opens in as Gabe, now middle-aged, keeps watch over an old Angelo Vestieri on his hospital deathbed. Apple Audible downpour eMusic audiobooks. I loved the characters, Angelo and Pudge, from the second they were introduced in the book.
No trivia or quizzes yet. I enjoyed this book for probably pages, other than that the plot line is frankly boring.