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Retrospective Exhibition



  The Friends of Eddie Coyle. New York: Knopf, 1972; London: Secker & Warburg, 1972.

The Digger’s Game. New York: Knopf, 1973; London: Secker & Warburg, 1973.

Cogan’s Trade.  New York: Knopf, 1974; London: Secker & Warburg, 1974.

A City on a Hill. New York: Knopf, 1975; London: Secker & Warburg, 1975.

The Friends of Richard Nixon.  Boston: Little, Brown, 1975.

The Judgment of Deke Hunter.  Boston: Little, Brown, 1976; London: Secker & Warburg, 1976.

Dreamland. Boston: Little, Brown, 1977; London: Secker & Warburg, 1977.

A Year or So with Edgar.  New York: Harper & Row, 1979; London: Secker & Warburg, 1979.

Kennedy for the Defense. New York: Knopf, 1980; London: Secker & Warburg, 1980. 

A Rat on Fire. New York: Knopf, 1981; London: Secker & Warburg, 1981.

The Patriot Game. New York: Knopf, 1982; London: Secker & Warburg, 1982.

A Choice of Enemies. New York: Knopf, 1984; London: Secker & Warburg, 1984.

Old Earl Died Pulling Traps: A Story. Columbia, SC & Bloomfield Hills, MI: Bruccoli Clark, 1984. 300 cps. 

Style Versus Substance: Boston, Kevin White, and the Politics of Illusion. New York: Macmillan, 1984.

Penance for Jerry Kennedy.  New York: Knopf, 1985; London: Deutsch, 1985.

Imposters: A Novel. London: Deutsch, 1986; New York: Holt, 1986.

Outlaws: A Novel. London: Deutsch, 1987; New York: Holt, 1987.

The Sins of the Fathers: Stories. London: Deutsch, 1988.

Wonderful Years, Wonderful Years.  New York: Holt, 1988; London: Deutsch, 1988.

The Progress of the Seasons: Forty Years of Baseball in Our Town. New York: Holt, 1989.

Trust. New York: Holt, 1989; London: Deutsch, 1989.

Victories. New York: Holt, 1990; London: Deutsch, 1991.

On Writing: Advice for Those Who Write to Publish (or Would Like To). New York: Holt, 1990; London:            Bloomsbury, 1991.

The Mandeville Talent. New York: Holt, 1991; London: Deutsch, 1991.

Defending Billy Ryan: A Jerry Kennedy Novel. New York: Holt, 1992; London: Little, Brown, 1993.

Bomber’s Law: A Novel. New York: Holt, 1993; London: Little, Brown, 1994.

Swan Boats at Four: A Novel. New York: Holt, 1995; London: Little, Brown, 1995.

Sandra Nichols Found Dead: A Novel. New York: Holt, 1996; London: Little, Brown, 1996.

A Change of Gravity. New York: Holt, 1997; London: Little, Brown, 1999.

The Agent. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1998; Harpenden, Herts.: No Exit Press, 2000.

At End of Day. New York: Harcourt, 2000. 


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