[Pdf] The Mangled Mobster A Nick Williams Mystery #7 BY Frank W. Butterfield
Will be waiting The seventh book in this series and for me it was confusing in that there were so many things happening it was difficult to follow the story in fact there was a chapter where Nick was talking to Mike and did a precis of the main points in the story obviously the author realised that this read was difficult Having said that it was good to meet up again with so many old friends from the arlier books and the progression in their personal stories The one thing that comes out of these books is the climate of homophobia and oppression in the fifties with McCarthy and the paranoia and fear
By Witch Hunts his witch put with police and FBI ntrapment and dehumanisation of good people who just happened to be gayNot the best book in the se This is the 7th book in the Nick Williams mysteries In this book we find Nick missing Carter who with other members of the Consolidated Security firm is investigating an arson Nick is conducting a business conference with Henry Winters Carter s hometown friend who is working on the 40 story building Nick is constructing when both are alerted that there is an urgent matter at the construction site They discover that an unknown male has fallen from the 20th floor of the construction siteIt turns out to be a murder most foulAlso we find the mafia is alive and well in San FranciscoTwists and turns tears and fearsI love this series of the richest man in San Francisco the man he loves and their friends and family The Mangled Mobster Nick Will. Ing for French or Italian Carter wants something with less garlicBut then an unknown man falls from the top of the steel skeleton and things grind to a haltWhen Henry gets a late night call warning him and Nick to not investigate Mike takes action to protect them both but Nick gets a late night vis. Each book just grows off of the
Last One The Pile Of Rocks Was one The pile of rocks was big surprise to me I almost like old man Williams and Mrs Wilson now
THAT THE STICKS ARE COMING OUT the sticks are coming out their asses Thank you Mr Butterfield A charming gangster detective storyIf a detective novel can have a gangster tinge and be charming too then this book takes the prize These characters have really hit their stride Page turner Without
necessarily being able to cite why in my opinion Frank W being able to cite why in my opinion Frank W took things to a new level with The Mangled Mobster I noticed it right in the beginning chapters and was reminded throughout the novel I had stated in a separate review that The Larconic Lumberjack was my favorite up to that point in the series but now I can t say for sure whether it still isNick and Carter s world is xpanding around us the readers and it is such fun to behold Ohand there were some one liners that had me roar with laughter Boy do I love that Personally the murdermystery aspect of this book didn t grab my interest but as always love getting of the story about Nick and Carter and their community of friends former lovers mployees 35 stars Another Fun and Enjoyable ReadI always look forward to the fastest Nick Willams mysteries They are fun and keep me reading fervently to the nd I love not only the main storyline but the background action as well I love the love between Nick and Carter they come through family conflict and personal challenges fiercely holding onto ach other I hope adventures are to come and Wednesday June 16 1954Construction on the new twenty story building for Consolidated Security at the corner of Market and Montgomery is ahead of schedule thanks to Henry and Pam Nick is looking forward to his office on the nineteenth floor The twentieth floor is designed to be a restaurant He's hop. Iams Mystery 7By Frank W ButterfieldBy the author 2016Five starsWell things keep getting weirder and interesting in 1954 San Francisco Nick Williams richest gay man in America is
building an office building Part of this is simply xpanding his real state holdings in the an office building Part of this is simply xpanding his real state holdings in the by the Bay but Nick also needs room for his xpanding business Consolidated Security All of Nick s businesses mploy gay folks cast aside by social prejudice making him a sort of happy super heroThen it looks like the mob is getting involved and Nick learns something of the complications of doing business in the construction trades A strange murder leads Nick and "his friends down yet another torturous road to a surprise nding "friends down yet another torturous road to a surprise nding along the way there s to
be said about Nick s new relationship with his father and said about Nick s new relationship with his father and pile of rocks he grew up in on Nob Hill Now that Nick s secretary Marnie Wilson homage to Della Street is also his stepsister there are complicatio Gosh I just love this series Trying to space them out so I don t read through them too uickly A busy couple of weeks for Nick and Carter a construction accident pauses work on the new building their house burns down arson they move into the pile of rocks as Dr and the new Mrs Parnell move out tangle with the mob and buy a couple of cars and a construction companyAs always part of the fun is reading how Nick operates in the less welcoming world of the period and the historical detail That may seem a bit of an odd description but it really seems like a different worl. It from some wiseguys and it doesn't nd well For themThat's just the beginning of a tale of mobsters refugees and The Old Poodle Dog that twists and turns its way to a thrilling conclusionIn the nd it's an adventure for Nick Carter and the whole gang in the City we love the most Baghdad By The Ba.