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Review: If You Like House of Cards, You’ll Love Saint Underground

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Fans of future noir recognize the world of their genre as a deadly and caustic mix of technology and whiskey-soaked nightmares that are just plausible enough to be real. And the reality created by these works are often intense, terrifying—and just plain fun. Such is the case with Saint Underground by Adam Dunn, the third in the series of novels set in a dystopian vision of New York City during “the Second Great Depression.” In the first two novels, Dunn traced the death-spiral of the Greatest City in the World by following New York City detectives Sixto Santiago and Everett More through the murder and mayhem taking place on the streets and in the halls of government and high finance.…

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