Devil in a Blue Dress

* WINNER OF THE CWA JOHN CREASEY AWARD* * THE FIRST NOVEL BY INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED WRITER WALTER MOSLEY * 'A damn good read' VAL MCDERMID 'A brilliant novel' JONATHAN KELLERMAN 'A first novel of astonishing virtuosity' SUNDAY TIMES I ...

Devil in a Blue Dress

Devil in a Blue Dress

I need to find somebody and I might need a little help looking ... The summer of '48 in the city of Angels and there's heat on the streets when Daphne Monet hits the sidewalk. Heat when she disappears with a trunkload of somebody else's cash. Easy Rawlins is a war veteran just fired from his job. Drinking in a friend's bar, he wonders how to meet his mortgage when a white man in a linen suit walks in, offering good money if Easy will locate Miss Monet, a blonde with a reputation. It's a simple decision, but for one thing. Nobody warned him - better the devil you know ...

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Devil in a Blue Dress
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Walter Mosley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-12 - Publisher: Serpent's Tail

I need to find somebody and I might need a little help looking ... The summer of '48 in the city of Angels and there's heat on the streets when Daphne Monet hits the sidewalk. Heat when she disappears with a trunkload of somebody else's cash. Easy Rawlins is a
Devil in a Blue Dress (30th Anniversary Edition)
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Walter Mosley
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-06 - Publisher: Washington Square Press

The first novel by “master of mystery” (The New York Times) Walter Mosley, featuring Easy Rawlins, the most iconic African American detective in all of fiction. Named one of the “best 100 mystery novels of all time” by the Mystery Writers of America, this special thirtieth anniversary edition features an
Devil in a Blue Dress
Language: en
Pages: 156
Authors: Jade Balistreri
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-07 - Publisher:

An African-American man is hired to find a woman, and gets mixed up in a murderous political scandal.
The (double) Consciousness in African American Crime Fiction - Popular Literature as Platform for Social Criticism
Language: en
Pages: 88
Authors: Kristof Hoppen
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-10 - Publisher: GRIN Verlag

Bachelor Thesis from the year 2008 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 2,0, Ruhr-University of Bochum (Philologie), 20 entries in the bibliography, language: English, abstract: This work deals with double consciousness in contemporary African American crime fiction. [...] In order to find out what characterizes African American crime
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