Re: RARA-AVIS: Gary Phillips' new Monk

Diane Trap (
Wed, 8 Jul 1998 09:38:08 -0400 (EDT) > On Tue, 7 Jul 1998, Mari Hall wrote:
> : I know this is supposed to be "hard boiled", but what is hard boiled
> : if not a PI novel??
> Lots of stuff. There are tons of private investigator stories out
> there that haven't spent one second in the boiler. Wimps.

And plenty of softy criminals, too...they would be known as
three-minute yeggs.

-----Diane Trap

> Bill

# To unsubscribe, say "unsubscribe rara-avis" to
# The web pages for the list are at