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DEVIL IN A BLUE DRESS (Easy Rawlins Mysteries)

by Walter Mosley

  • 147 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Pocket .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery/Suspense,
  • Mystery & Detective - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction - Mystery/ Detective,
  • Movie-TV Tie-In - Novelizations,
  • Mystery & Detective - Hard-Boiled,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Mystery and detective stories

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEasy Rawlins (1)
    The Physical Object
    FormatMass Market Paperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7649241M
    ISBN 100671511424
    ISBN 109780671511425

    Devil in a Blue Dress has always been an underrated piece, but nonetheless one of the definitive ‘L.A.’ films, in my humble opinion. Carl Franklin deserves considerable praise for managing to capture a glimpse of an era and an area long kept in the shadows of LaLa Land as he transformed Mosley’s story to the screen. The Central Avenue he arrayed in the film’s . Watch Devil in a Blue Dress Online. R; MINS; Mystery, Literary/Book Based; ; Surround; Los Angeles, a black detective agrees to look for a missing white woman and falls into a underworld where cops and gangsters are after him - and people keep turning up dead. A riveting, colorful mystery, with Don : Denzel Washington.

    Devil in a Blue Dress, a defining novel in Walter Mosley's bestselling Easy Rawlins mystery series, was adapted into a TriStar Pictures film starring Denzel Washington as Easy Rawlins and Don Cheadle as Mouse. Set in the late s, in the African-American community of Watts, Los Angeles, Devil in a Blue Dress follows Easy Rawlins, a black war veteran just fired from his job . Devil in a blue dress User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Ezekiel "Easy'' Rawlins, a young, tough black veteran living in Los Angeles, only wants respect and enough money to pay his s: 1.

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Easy is also likable, sensible, moral, suffering and noble. /5(). Devil in a Blue Dress is a great read because the characters are well drawn, the scenes are believable and of course Easy is a true hero, a good man and a long suffering man who has been through the wringer and is being put through one in the book/5.

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Devil in a Blue Dress by Walter Mosley takes place in Los Angeles following World War II. The main character, Easy Rawlins, has just been fired from his job at an airplane manufacturing plant.

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Raymond Chandler meets Richard Wright in this not-quite-successful first novel set in L.A. Here, low-key black detective Easy Rawlins, fired from his job at a defense plant, agrees to locate femme fatale Daphne Monet for white gangster DeWitt Albright—and of course Finds more than he bargained for.

Although he's the hero of a detective novel, Easy is no detective: his. Directed by Carl Franklin. With Denzel Washington, Tom Sizemore, Jennifer Beals, Don Cheadle. An African-American man is hired to find a woman, and gets mixed up in a murderous political scandal/10(K).

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The novel is told in the first person. Easy Rawlins narrates the story in a compelling manner, mixing his.