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Poodle Springs - Robert B. Parker, Raymond Chandler
Poodle Springs
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9780425123430 (042512343X)
Publisher: Berkley
Pages no: 304
Edition language: English
Series: Philip Marlowe (#8)
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Angel's Book Reviews 2.0
Angel's Book Reviews 2.0 rated it
3.0 Poodle Springs
This book had nice action, an interesting investigation, the usual problems with noir novels (two-dimensional characters, exaggerated reactions, simplistic conclusions), but just enough pages to stay entertaining in spite of them.It is also an eloquent essay on how fragile the male ego is. Oh my God...
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4.0 Poodle Springs (Philip Marlowe #8)
Philip Marlowe marries a rich, beautiful society lady who wants him to settledown. But old habits die hard, and Marlowe soon is back in business, enmeshed in a case involving pornography, bigamy, and murder.
Cathy67 rated it
Notice any difference between the first four chapters and the remaining 37 chapters of the book? It's well known that the first four were written by Raymond Chandler and the remaining 37, were written by author Robert B. Parker creator of the Spenser series which I've been reading for a few years. ...
Senator Recommends
Senator Recommends rated it
My least favorite of mine in the Marlowe series, possibly because Chandler only wrote half of it. While Parker picks up the pieces and arranges them nicely fans of Chandler will detect the subtle differences. More dialoge, a too tidy [happy] ending, past characters making too many appearances... etc...
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