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Jerome Charyn was born in the Bronx, New York, in 1937. An author who primarily writes detective stories, Charyn's novels contain a wide array of characters ranging form a gorgeous, headstrong double agent to a greedy, corrupt lawyer. Charyn chronicles the life of Isaac Sidel El Caballo, the Mayor of New York City, in over half a dozen books, including El Bronx, Little Angel Street, Marilyn the Wild, and The Good Policeman. Among his latest novels is The Secret Life of emily Dickinson. The story is told from her point of view and incorporates both historical and fictional characters to tell what she may have been like. His next work was entitled Under the Eye of God. Widely translated, Charyn's novels have broad readership in France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Greece and Japan, as well as the United States. Charyn lives in Paris where he teaches cinema at the American University of Paris. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Marilyn the Wild 84 copies, 3 reviews
Blue Eyes 75 copies, 4 reviews
Billy Budd, KGB 74 copies, 7 reviews
Magician's Wife 57 copies
The New Mystery: The International Association of Crime Writers' Essential… (Editor, Introduction & Contributor) 56 copies, 1 review
Jerzy: A Novel 51 copies, 10 reviews
SECRET ISAAC 42 copies, 1 review
Little Tulip 40 copies
Paradise Man 37 copies, 2 reviews
The Tar Baby 32 copies
The Seventh Babe 28 copies, 1 review
Bitter Bronx: Thirteen Stories 27 copies, 2 reviews
Montezuma's Man 27 copies
Maria's Girls 26 copies, 1 review
Sergeant Salinger 26 copies, 14 reviews
Margot in Badtown 21 copies, 1 review
Citizen Sidel 21 copies
El Bronx 20 copies
The Black Swan: A Memoir 20 copies, 1 review
The Catfish Man 20 copies
Elsinore 17 copies
Panna Maria 9 copies
Family Man 9 copies
Back to Bataan 9 copies, 3 reviews
White Sonya 6 copies
Captain Kidd 3 copies
Une romance 2 copies
Cuentos inéditos (Author) 1 copy
Kromneus 1 copy
The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde (Afterword, some editions) 15,520 copies, 300 reviews
Bronx Noir (Contributor) 89 copies, 2 reviews
USA Noir: Best of the Akashic Noir Series (Contributor) 72 copies, 10 reviews
Manhattan Noir 2: The Classics (Contributor) 45 copies, 4 reviews
Inward Journey (Contributor) 11 copies
Conversations with Jerome Charyn (Associated Name) 1 copy
Fiction, Volume 1, Number 1 (Contributor) 1 copy

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