The Getaway Man

Version: Unabridged
Author: Andrew Vachss
Narrator: Phil Gigante
Genres: Detective Stories
Publisher: Brilliance Audio
Published In: December 2011
# of Units: 4 CDs
Length: 4 hours, 41 minutes
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Eddie starts stealing cars long before he's old enough to get a license, driven by a force so compelling that he never questions, just obeys. After a series of false starts, interrupted by stays in juvenile institutions, he connects with two brothers, professional criminals who make Eddie one of their own. But, when their last job goes to hell?alarms blaring, and police sirens closing fast?Eddie stands his ground at the wheel...."The Getaway Man leaves them all in the dust.... As terse and as dark as a 12-bar blues, this is prime Vachss." -Playboy"A swift, efficiently plotted story.... The Getaway Man is sure to keep more than a few ... souls up till dawn." -The Plain Dealer

Author Details

Author Details

Vachss, Andrew

Andrew Vachss is a lawyer who represents children and youths exclusively. His many novels and two collections of short stories have been translated into twenty languages, and his work has appeared in Parade, Esquire, Playboy, and The New York Times, among other publications. A native New Yorker, he divides his time between the city of his birth and the Pacific Northwest.