Title Profile & Character Information

The Blade Itself

Annotation
In this widely praised and explosive debut thriller, a young Chicago professional learns that the more he has, the more he has to lose. "Taut, involving, and memorable, Marcus Sakey is an authentic, original new voice in crime fiction."--George Pelecanos. Martins Press.

Characters
NameEvan
GenderMale
TraitEx-convict

NameCarter, Danny
GenderMale
OccupationManager

GenreFiction
Crime
Thriller
TopicsRobbery
Male friendship
Childhood friendship
Life changes
Ex-convicts
Revenge
SettingChicago, Illinois