>SUNDAY SOLUTION:INNOCENT AMERICAN YOUTHS

Posted: April 26, 2009 in Uncategorized

>
The Saturday quote about fraternization came from one of the classic Lew Archer series The Zebra -Striped Hearse by Ross MacDonald published in 1962. 


In this novel Lew Archer starts out by looking for dirt on Colonel Blackwell’s prospective son- in- law and as with all this California based series he is soon following a trail of corpses. His books are usually of a manageable length which was convenient because I read them for the first time when I was supposed to be reading textbooks.
This is a great series of detective books with some wonderfully evocative descriptions of California and California people, almost as good as Chandler.
Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s