Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. Susan gets Spenser to help the theatre find the killer and a stalker who has been stalking members of the production crew prior to the killing. Somehow, I missed this one. Spenser is asked by Susan to help out for free a theater group she is a part of. Any Spenser novel with characters Susan Silverman, Hawk, and Vinnie Morris on board is a good read. Parker was the author of seventy books, including the legendary Spenser detective series, the novels featuring Police Chief Jesse Stone, and the acclaimed Virgil Cole-Everett Hitch westerns, as well as the Sunny Randall novels. He's the hippest and best dressed in the entire paperback world.
Another story of a town taken over by corrupt foreigners that run it. Possible ex library copy, thatâll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Hired by the Port City Theater Company's board of trustees to investigate the director's claim that he is being followed, Spenser feels like a fish out of water - until an actor is gunned down during a performance of a politically controversial play. Bookseller: , Washington, United States Penguin Publishing Group, 1994. But I'll admit that the story got a bit away from me. Spenser is back in Port City, Mass.
Although Spencer is doing this pro bono, he, Hawk, and Vinnie spend a lot of time in Port City where the investigation becomes more about the smuggling of illegal Chinese and tongs, than murder. She caused many deaths with her insane ide Twisted story but simple. As Spenser combs Port Citys underworld for answers, he encounters an unpredictable cast of lovers, liars, killers and clowns—whose multiple motives constitute a master class in distinguishing reality from illusion. Walking Shadow is one of those ho-hum Spensers. The answer is no, nothing and it turns into a bit of a joke between them; there's nothing to go on through most of the book.
In this, Parker's 26th novel Paper Doll, 1993, etc. Parker is nothing if not world-class. Spenser soon discovers that solving the actor's murder is only a piece of the puzzle. And we aren't in Boston, Dorothy, but on the Mass. The situation immediately gets ratcheted up when an actor is shot and killed in the middle of a performance.
Nothing like a damaged maiden in distress. Did not figure things out until close to the end - really good twists and turns. She had lured him and he had left his wife and kids and she dumped him. In the course of his investigation Spenser clashes with a Chinese Mafia family and narrowly misses becoming a murder victim himself. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Signed by author on title page without inscription.
And nobody loves a challenge more than Spenser. I thought I had read all of the Spenser novels. I started back at the beginning and worked my way through and here I am again. Nope but I'll try it. A theater manager is being stalked by a mysterious figure and asks Spenser to help. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text.
The book starts out with Spenser going to the local Port City theatre to see a very bizarre play. Spenser soon discovers that solving the actors murder is only a piece of the puzzle. Clues are so slow to surface that both the characters and we readers are rather frustrated. Pages are intact and are not marred by notes or highlighting, but may contain a neat previous owner name. Realizing the significant danger, Spenser brings in Hawk and Vinnie Morris as backup, allowing for a great deal of interactive dialog between the three of them and Susan. If the server does not provide a quick download, then we remove it from the list. Susan had a Diet Coke, warm, Farrell stared at it.
Heady and sardonic, with an unpredictable cast of lovers, liars, killers, and clowns, Walking Shadow entertains even as it ponders the instability of identities. Actress Jocelyn Colby loved many men. The director of the group is being followed and Spenser says he'll help out. Not too bad at all. As new in original cloth slipcase protected with original plastic shrink-wrap. Hired by the Port City Theater Companys board of trustees to investigate the directors claim that he is being followed, Spenser feels like a fish out of water - until an actor is gunned down during a performance of a politically controversial play.
This is a convoluted plot with players that pretend to be many things, some of which are odd. Forgive us, but we do not have other texts. Port City is a town with a long past with several ethnic groups well-segregated. Vinnie from the mob appears in this one to help Hawk protect Spencer. A small repertory theater with a big reputation. The Spenser series, featuring a Boston-based ex-boxer and ex-cop, is one of the genres most respected and popular fixtures. Spenser and Hawk both acknowledged that they were on a wild goose chase always coming up with zero answers in trying to find the shooter of an actor who was on stage performing when killed.
You should see her place. But with a detective not nearly as skilled. It's an old book but I was entertained and delighted none the less. And along the way, I got to spend time with Sp I thought I had read all of the Spenser novels. I've always loved Robert B.