Sunday, November 22, 2015
11/22/1963 Easy Rawlin loses a friend
Mosley's much-praised series followed Rawlins, an unlicensed African-American private eye, through Los Angeles in the decades after World War II. He covered the same space and some of the same time as Raymond Chandler's Marlowe novels, but showed it to us from a wildly different perspective.
By the way, when I searched for a picture of the book for this entry I found many pictures of little yellow dogs which, while cute, were not literary.