Author(s): Walter Mosley
Crime Fiction | No Category
We thought we'd seen the last of Easy Rawlins at the end of BLONDE FAITH. But it takes more than an oncoming car to stop LA's finest PI. 'Can you find him, Mr. Rawlins?' 'I can sure look.' As Easy wakes from his coma, the last thing he needs is an investigation. But a friend's son is in trouble and old habits die hard. So Easy wades into the squats, clubs and LSD dens of Sunset Boulevard, trying to find the missing boy, Evander. What he discovers will take him on a journey into the dark underbelly of 1960s culture, where Evander's disappearance is only one piece of a far larger puzzle...LITTLE GREEN is Mosley's finest work since DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS - a brilliant novel showing a world-class author reunited with his most beloved protagonist.
EASY RAWLINS IS BACK. The iconic detective who leapt to fame in DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS returns.
In 2007's Blonde Faith, set in 1967, Easy Rawlins drove drunkenly off a cliff in what his creator indicated was likely his last appearance. Now, after two months of sliding in and out of consciousness, Easy begins the long journey back to the living, in Mosley's superb 12th mystery featuring his iconic sleuth... If there were an Edgar for best comeback player, Easy Rawlins would be a shoo-in PUBLISHERS WEEKLY (USA) 20130225 Mosley fans were pining for the resurrection of Rawlins. Their dreams have come true... Mosley returns here to doing what he does best... [A] major event for crime-fiction fans BOOKLIST (USA)
Walter Mosley is one of America's best known and best loved authors. He is the author of 37 critically acclaimed books including DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS, which was made into the acclaimed 1995 film of the same name, starring Denzel Washington and Don Cheadle. He is the winner of numerous awards, including an O. HENRY AWARD, a GRAMMY and PEN AMERICA'S LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD. His books have been translated into 23 languages and have sold more than 3.5 million copies. He lives in New York.