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Sy lived in Brooklyn most of his family lived in the same area for many years Years later most of his family but him decided to move to California So not alot of his family around him any so he then decided to move too He got a nice place in a Independant LIving Home with 2 other men who he got along with One evening he came home and found of ot them Murray , with his throat cut ear to eat Cops said suicide but his 2 friend knew that was not true So they decided to do some investiga Sy lived in Brooklyn most of his family lived in the same area for many years Years later most of his family but him decided to move to California So not alot of his family around him any so he then decided to move too He got a nice place in a Independant LIving Home with 2 other men who he got along with One evening he came home and found of ot them Murray , with his throat cut ear to eat Cops said suicide but his 2 friend knew that was not true So they decided to do some investigating themselves, They watched alot of NCIS and Cop showslike that As older people they had to becareful Amy a local cop tried to help them But got no where SO they got most of the evidence themselves , dangerously I was not sure what to expect when I first picked up Sy Goldman and the Case of the Beantown Butcherthe first thoughts that came to mind were Geriatric Murder Mystery Right from the opening pages this story grabbed me, it was written not as a 3rd person narrative but from the quirky perspective of a 79 year old Sy Goldman penning a letter to his 6 week old great grandson Matthew Immediately this made it feel less of a book andlike a beloved family member recanting the shenanigans of I was not sure what to expect when I first picked up Sy Goldman and the Case of the Beantown Butcherthe first thoughts that came to mind were Geriatric Murder Mystery Right from the opening pages this story grabbed me, it was written not as a 3rd person narrative but from the quirky perspective of a 79 year old Sy Goldman penning a letter to his 6 week old great grandson Matthew Immediately this made it feel less of a book andlike a beloved family member recanting the shenanigans of their youth to methis book does not read like a story it speaks like a conversation One of my favorite quotes from the story was the opening paragraph to the second chapter of the book Where to begin As they say, let s begin at the beginning, and in the beginning god created the earth And then he created the Bagel Lox The Knish And then man Ha Okay let s not go back that far, hmm For 50 years Sy had a lived the American Dream as a a haberdasher in Brooklyn and then retiring to Santa Monica after the death of his wife and when his beloved hometown had become unfamiliar and full of yuppies He moves into an assisted living facility where he should have lived out his days enjoying the view, chat with people and observe as a self proclaimed personal neighborhood watchman, binge watching SVU , CSI and Murder She Wrote and puffing away on his medicinal marijuana laced e cig with his two room mates Alexey and Murray.One afternoon Sy comes home to find Murray on the balcony of their suite bleeding out with his throat sliced open from ear to ear The cops ruled it a suicide and the case was closed Sy and Alexey believed it to be a homicide and decided to take matters in their own hands and play detectives Being familiar with Sy and his love to report every little thing in the neighborhood, the head of the local Police Department s Criminal Investigative Division assigned a recently transferred Detective Callahan to be their community liaison Detective Amy Callahan starts off believing that Sy and Alexey were just grasping at strings investigating the matter but as the story reaches its climax its evident that the boys are onto something and quite possibly in quite a bit of danger Who knew they were about to stumble upon the Beantown Butcher who wanted for organized crime, drugs and freelance contract killing in the Boston area from the 1970 s through his disappearance in the early 1990 s Oh Sywhat have you and Alexey gotten yourselves into PS For the record.I totally went back and looked at the map I received a copy of this book for review purposes, my opinions are 100% my own Fun read I love quirky mysteries This one features a retired Brooklynite who relocates to an assisted living suite in Santa Monica to be closer to his family When one of his suite mates, a retired detective, is murdered, Sy Goldman is on the case The narrative arc is good, and the style is fast and reminds me of the Spenser series by Robert Parker, though the detective and his sidekick are lots older than Spenser and Hawk. I wrote it so I m sort of partial Obviously I loved it `READ EBOOK ☔ Sy Goldman and The Case of The Beantown Butcher ⇻ Sy Goldman lived an uneventful life selling suits in Brooklyn for fifty years, then he retired and the excitement began Let Sy tell you the story of how his golden years in the California beach city of Santa Monica went from laid back to action packed As he and his friend Alexey try to solve the suicide of their roommate Murray, and have an adventure along the way