Kevin Smith (email@example.com)
Sun, 5 Sep 1999 09:26:42 -0400
William Denton wrote:
>This must have been syndicated, so it's probably
showing up in many
>newspapers, but one place it can be found is in Toronto's Globe and Mail:
The funniest line was:
"(Hammett) had a talent for short fiction. I don't."
Evidently, and with all due respect, Mr. Parker has never
done a page count on some of his own books, many of which
would make a Fawcett Gold Medal paperback from the fifties
look bloated and padded, in comparison. In fact, it's part of
Parker's appeal for me, that he gets in, tells a story, and
Neat illustration, too.
Kevin Burton Smith The Thrilling Detective Web Site http://www.colba.net/~kvnsmith/thrillingdetective/
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