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’ve gangsfer it 6 times. Number-one New York Times bestselling author Lorenzo Carcaterra’s highly successful career spans more than 25 years of writing for the diverse fields of fiction, non-fiction, television, and film. The character progressions builds a tacit rapport between the reader and the the characters. With Pudge Nichols, friendship came out in its most natural colors.

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.


Thanks for telling us about the problem. Mar 08, Riena Amorino rated it it was amazing. Serie Forschungsberichte des wirtschafts- und verkehrsministeriums nordrhein-westfalen Nov 15, SeRRo rated it liked it. They became the kings of the New York underworld. There was a problem adding your email address. He set a new standard when gagnster comes to organized crime fiction. I apologize up front as there is carcaterfa much going on in this book it is hard to write it down specifically– Okay so beginning with his tumultuous birth and voyage to America Angelo’s life was eventful and ruthless.


Oct 16, Andrea rated it it was amazing.

Gangster by Lorenzo Carcaterra

Its worth a read if your desper As an avid Godfather fan, probably my favorite book I’ve ever read, I had high hopes for this book. I’ll be adding this author to my list of favorites.

Be the first to discover new talent! Gangster feels like an uninspired version of The Godfather. This book is a rollercoaster read.

She evolved into the Ida character—the women who takes in these two boys, Angelo and Pudge. I also love a good mafia story- Lehane’s Joe Coughlin trilogy comes to mind. I like a good set-up hit, as much as the next Organized Crime junky likes, but the killing I thought was overplayed. I would go to their bars and watch the ball games.

The characters are well developed and carcaterra writing is excellent. Media reporter, reviewer, producer, guest booker, blogger.

Gangster (novel) – Wikipedia

Setting a new standard for this acclaimed author, Gangster is a compassionate portrait of one man’s fight against his fate–and an unforgettable epic of a family, a city, gangwter century.


You can help Wikipedia by expanding it. Pudge stared over at Angelo and nodded.

Angelo is a fascinating character full of deep anxieties and complexities. Sep 11, Ben Pablo rated it it was amazing.

Gabe, a young orphan he took under his wing ; and Mary, the woman who loved him. I was known and liked by many of them, and yet knew I would never farcaterra their trust.

No gangster is ever happy when he’s at peace.

Join a good crime family. The Count of Monte Cristo —a story of pure revenge—was my favorite book. The History of Gangster Rap.

Scarf Vit Gangster tal av Delights Direct. He was a key player in shaping the mafia into a internacional network of crime.

After a long and sanguinary run, boss Angelo Vestieri lies dying, while a young man we know only as Gabe keeps a darcaterra vigil by ganbster bedside. Some, surprisingly, were very well-read.