Devil in A Blue DressBook - 2001
The time is 1948. The town is Los Angeles. The hero is Easy Rawlins, an out of work black war veteran. The mortgage payment?s coming due, so Easy accepts the assignment of finding Daphne Monet, blonde torch singer. In his search through a sleazy fearful city, he is lucky to be under the protection of the murderous Mouse...
Publisher: London : Serpent's Tail, 2001.
Edition: 5 star ed.
Branch Call Number: X
Characteristics: 219 p. ; 20 cm.
From Library Staff
This first book in the series is set in the late 1940s . Easy Rawlins is an African-American private investigator, a hard-boiled detective and a World War II veteran living in the Watts neighborhood of Los Angeles.
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