Jimmy Plush, Teddy Bear Detective
Publish date: May 27th 2011
Pages no: 120
Edition language: English
Bizarro-noir is my favorite off shoot of the bizarro genre, but this one fell a bit short for me. I will try to explain why.Maybe it was because every other page mentioned that Jimmy Plush was a Teddy Bear even though I already knew that.Maybe it was because I wanted more of his fox-suited girlfrien...
Cook suspends reality in this book; you don't find anything odd about the characters or themes but believe whole-heartedly that's just how things are in this universe. It's so convincing that when you stop reading your life seems bland in comparison.
Charlie Hatbox used to be a pulp writer before he switched bodies with a teddy bear named Jimmy Plush to pay off his gambling debts. Now, he's a hardboiled teddy bear detective.Mr. Plush, Detective: Who's helping Vic Halperin from the shadows and putting more and more Furry prostitutes on the stree...