The Bad Die Young

Open Road Media

A black defense attorney struggles with his obsession with the laziest whore in Harlem
From his penthouse in posh Sugar Hill, Edward Parkchester rules over Manhattan. A silver-tongued defense attorney with a flourishing criminal sideline, he has fame, fortune, and the respect of uptown and downtown alike. But for the right working girl he will throw it all away. He meets her at the Brig—a high-class cathouse that caters to the upper crust of Harlem society. Her name is Carla, and she does not bother to seduce him. She just lies there, munching on chocolate and working her way through the great books of Western literature. She is hypnotically indifferent, and he can’t get enough. His empire is crumbling beneath him, but Parky doesn’t notice. He’s too entranced by a prostitute who doesn’t give a damn.
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About the author

Jerome Charyn (b. 1937) is the critically acclaimed author of nearly fifty books. Born in the Bronx, he attended Columbia College. After graduating, he took a job as a playground director and wrote in his spare time, producing his first novel, a Lower East Side fairytale called Once Upon a Droshky, in 1964. In 1974, Charyn published Blue Eyes, his first Isaac Sidel mystery. This first in the so-called Sidel quartet introduced the eccentric, near-mythic Sidel, and his bizarre cast of sidekicks. Although he completed the quartet with Secret Isaac (1978), Charyn followed the character through Under the Eye of God. Charyn, who divides his time between New York and Paris, is also accomplished at table tennis, and once ranked amongst France’s top 10 percent of ping-pong players.  
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Open Road Media
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Apr 9, 2013
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Fiction / Crime
Fiction / Thrillers / Crime
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Sophia Loring emptied a handful of heavily-scented bubble-bath powder into the bathtub, and opened the water taps. She tested the flow with her fingers, then increased the hot water. She liked her baths steaming--hot as her sensitive skin could endure. It was her way of relaxing, a daily ritual after she had gotten Carl off to work and had a cup of coffee and a cigarette.

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Sophia rose and walked to the mirror. She wiped away the steam with the back of her hand, picked up a comb from the side of the lavatory, and ran it through her short-cropped hair. She examined her dark locks critically, deciding she could get by another week without a visit to the hairdresser. When one was running a budget fitted to a police sergeant's salary, there was little left for luxuries.

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