Devil in a Blue Dress (Compact Disc)

By Walter Mosley, G.C. Simms (Read by)

Macmillan Audio, 9781559277181

Publication Date: July 1, 2002

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (6/17/1990)
Paperback (9/17/2002)
Mass Market Paperback (12/1/1993)
Mass Market Paperback (10/1/1995)
Compact Disc (5/27/2014)
Paperback, Spanish (6/1/2006)
MP3 CD (5/27/2014)

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Description

Los Angeles, 1948: Ezekiel "Easy Rawlins" is a black war veteran just fired from his job. Now he's drinking in a friend's bar, wondering how he'll meet his mortgage.

That's when De Witt Albright , a quietly vicious white man in a white linen suit, walks in and offers Easy good money if he'll just do a little job for him: find Miss Daphne Monet, a blonde beauty known to frequent black jazz clubs.

It seems simple enough, but Easy soon discovers that Albright isn't the only one looking for the lovely Miss Monet - isn't the only one who's ready to kill anyone, including Easy, who might get in the way.



About the Author

Walter Mosley is the author of the acclaimed Easy Rawlins series of mysteries, and the novels "Blue Light, RL's Dream, Futureland" and" Fearless Jones," as well as two collections of stories featuring Socrates Fortlow - "Walkin' the Dog" and "Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned" for which he received the Anisfield-Wold award. He was born in Los Angeles and lives in New York.

Read by G.C. Simms


Praise For Devil in a Blue Dress

"The social commentary is sly, the dialogue fabulous, the noir atmosphere so real could touch it...Amazing. Smashing." - Cosmopolitan