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Walter Mosley delivers at last the compelling master work everyone's been waiting for—a novel so intriguing, so soulful, so unstoppably dramatic that it will rank among the classic mysteries of our time.
At the height of the riots that cripple LA in the summer of 1965, a white man is pulled from his car by a mob and escapes into a nearby apartment building. Soon afterward, a red-headed woman known as Little Scarlet is found dead in that apartment building—and the fleeing man is the obvious suspect. The police ask Easy Rawlins to investigate. What he finds is a killer whose rage, like that which burned the city for weeks, is intrinsically woven around race and passion. Rawlins's hunt for the killer will reveal a new city emerging from the ashes—and a new life for Easy and his friends.
Mosley's lean and muscular vernacular captures the heat and the rhythm of Los Angeles' heart, where danger is the common currency of everyday life.

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Publisher: Little, Brown and Company

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  • Release date: July 5, 2004

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  • ISBN: 9780759511668
  • Release date: July 5, 2004

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  • ISBN: 9780759511668
  • File size: 244 KB
  • Release date: July 5, 2004

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  • ISBN: 9780759511668
  • File size: 1322 KB
  • Release date: July 5, 2004


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ATOS: 4.5
Interest Level: 9-12(UG)
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Walter Mosley delivers at last the compelling master work everyone's been waiting for—a novel so intriguing, so soulful, so unstoppably dramatic that it will rank among the classic mysteries of our time.
At the height of the riots that cripple LA in the summer of 1965, a white man is pulled from his car by a mob and escapes into a nearby apartment building. Soon afterward, a red-headed woman known as Little Scarlet is found dead in that apartment building—and the fleeing man is the obvious suspect. The police ask Easy Rawlins to investigate. What he finds is a killer whose rage, like that which burned the city for weeks, is intrinsically woven around race and passion. Rawlins's hunt for the killer will reveal a new city emerging from the ashes—and a new life for Easy and his friends.
Mosley's lean and muscular vernacular captures the heat and the rhythm of Los Angeles' heart, where danger is the common currency of everyday life.

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    Publisher:
    Little, Brown and Company

    Kindle Book
    Release date: July 5, 2004

    OverDrive Read
    ISBN: 9780759511668
    Release date: July 5, 2004

    EPUB eBook
    ISBN: 9780759511668
    File size: 244 KB
    Release date: July 5, 2004

    PDF eBook
    ISBN: 9780759511668
    File size: 1322 KB
    Release date: July 5, 2004

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  • Formats
    Kindle Book
    OverDrive Read
    EPUB eBook
    PDF eBook
  • Languages
    English
  • Levels
    ATOS: 4.5
    Interest Level: 9-12(UG)
    Text Difficulty: 3
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