Black Mass

Author: Dick Lehr
Reviewer's Age: Grade 10

You've heard of the Top Ten Wanted List? Right? Of course you have, it's the ten criminals in the world most wanted by the FBI. Don't you think that one of those criminal's life story, about how they got into all their troubles, how they keep on slipping out of the FBI's grasp, would be interesting? And, in addition to how exciting this criminal's story is, he's from Boston! Whitey Bulger, a native of South Boston, is a notorious underground Irish Mafia boss who is wanted by the FBI for countless murders, assault and batteries, and robberies. This book, Black Mass, by Dick Lehr and Gerard O'Neill, is a thrilling story about Whitey Bulger's crime story and his connections with corrupt FBI agents. So, if you would like to learn about one of the most interesting scandals in the FBI, Black Mass is the book that you should pick up as soon as possible and start reading.