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Mystic River - Dennis Lehane Nothing beautiful, pristine or innocent survives very long in Lehanes's world. This is one of the darkest, grittiest, most depressing crime novels you'll ever come across. But the man can write and will keep you glued to the book right to the end. My first Lehane that did not involve Kenzie and Gennaro; but the setting is the same--blue collar Boston neighborhoods filled with flawed characters hiding their secrets. [b:Mystic River|21671|Mystic River|Dennis Lehane|http://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1277356254s/21671.jpg|1234249] gets 5 Stars.