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Summary

In San Pedro, Los Angeles, one of the world's busiest harbours, an unlikely pair of lovers is caught up in terror. When Dinko Babich, a young longshoreman, delivers Lita Medina, a young Mexican dancer, from the harbour to a Hollywood nightclub, his life is forever changed as an unexpectedly tender and moving love story develops.

Comedy and tragedy are intertwined in the everyday life of the cops and residents of San Pedro Harbor.

©2012 Joseph Wambaugh (P)2012 HighBridge Company

Critic reviews

"Joseph Wambaugh has been one of those necessary voices through the years...and without him, the lives of many readers would be smaller. Including mine." (Stephen King)
"[O]dd, tragic, hilarious and always compelling.... A worthy addition to the canon of the author known as the father of the modern police novel, Harbour Nocturne should not be missed." (Observer)

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