The Axeman's Jazz

The Axeman's Jazz

Book - 1991
Rate this:
Skip Langdon, a New Orleans homicide detective, chases a serial killer who claims to be the legendary Axeman, a turn-of-the-century New Orleans murderer who would not kill in a house where jazz was being played.
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, c1991.
ISBN: 9780312062958
0312062958
Branch Call Number: Fic Smit
Characteristics: 341 p. ; 22 cm.

Opinion


Featured Blogs and Events

100-year Anniversary of the Axeman of New Orleans

On May 23, 1918, the Axeman of New Orleans claimed his first victims.  Focusing on Italian immigrants, specifically grocers, the Axeman terrorized the city for over a year, killing 6 people and wounding another 12.  His real claim to fame, however, is the letter he wrote to newspapers in March 1919 that claimed he would kill again on the following Tuesday night (March 18th) but anyone with a… (more)


From Library Staff

Fiction: Skip Langdon, a New Orleans homicide detective, chases a serial killer who claims to be the legendary Axeman, a turn-of-the-century New Orleans murderer who would not kill in a house where jazz was being played.


From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at STPL

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top