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The Sopranos: Life in the Mob

Fiction

FIC AMATO
Angela Amato
Lady Gold

As a New York city detective assigned to baby-sit a mob informant, Gerry Conte tries to win a mobster’s trust in order to bring down the local Godfather.

FIC PUZO
PBK PUZO
Mario Puzo
The Godfather

The story of the Corleone family and it's struggles to control the New York crime world inspired one of the most successful and beloved Mafia movies of all time. For fans of Mafia fiction, this is the novel that defines the genre.

FIC PUZO
Mario Puzo
The Last Don

A modern saga about the last great American crime family and their attempts to keep control over Hollywood and Las Vegas.

FIC WOODS
LP FIC WOODS (Large print)
Stuart Woods
L.A. Times

Mobster and film buff Vincent Callabrese trades New York for Hollywood, but his rise to the top of the movie industry doesn’t deter his enemies back home.

Mystery

MYS KELLY
Jack Kelly
Mobtown

Rochester, New York: 1959
Van Savage, private detective, takes the case of a beautiful mafia wife, who believes she may be her husband’s next target.

MYS UHNAK
Dorothy Uhnak
Codes of Betrayal

“What happens when honor meets vengeance?” A police officer takes the law into his own hands when his son is caught in the crossfire of the Mafia.

Nonfiction

364.1 GIANCANA
Sam Giancana
Double Cross: The Explosive Inside Story of the Mobster Who Controlled America

Linking the Mob to presidents, the Rat Pack, and Hollywood glamour, Double Cross’ conspiracy theories span 80 years of Mafia and American history.

364.1 ROEMER
William F. Roemer
War of the Godfathers: The Bloody Confrontation Between the Chicago and New York Families for the Control of Las Vegas

364.106 CORBITT
Michael Corbitt
Double Deal: The Inside Story of Murder, Unbridled Corruption, and the Cop Who was a Mobster

Simultaneously moving up the ranks of the Chicago Mafia as well as the police force, Corbitt reveals the details of his balancing act between mobster and police officer.

364.106 LONGRIGG
Clare Longrigg
No Questions Asked: The Secret Life of Women in the Mob

This true account of Mafia women and the difficult choices they must make may remind you of the conflicted Carmela Soprano.

364.106 MAAS
Peter Maas
Underboss: Sammy the Bull Gravano’s Story of Life in the Mafia

Interviews with Gravano reveal his motivations behind testifying against Mob boss John Gotti, and his disillusionment with the Mafia lifestyle, in this gritty true story.

364.1092 PISTONE
Joseph D. Pistone

The Way of the Wiseguy: True Stories from the FBI’s Most Famous Undercover Agent
For six years, Pistone, an FBI agent, went undercover as Donnie Brasco and succeeded in infiltrating the New York mob.


See also:Donnie Brasco: My undercover life in the Mafia

Cook with the Sopranos Cast

641.5945 RUCKER
Allen Rucker
The Sopranos Family Cookbook

Great Italian recipes coupled with anecdotes from The Sopranos cast make this a uniquely entertaining cookbook.

 

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