Re: RARA-AVIS: Unrelated question: Hardboiled Mystery--the

Paul Granahan (
Sun, 19 Jul 1998 02:07:57 -0400 (EDT) Being one of those newcomers, I just wanted to start by sending
greetings and my best to all members.

Maki wrote:

> I just remembered WHEN GRAVITY
>FAILS by George alec Effinger. In this
>hyper-Islam, and full of drug world, the
>author parodies Nero Wolfe.

I, too, am a big fan of the Effinger novels, and would recommend
them to all members of the list. If you're an SF fan as I am, all the
better. but I would imagine that even non-Science Fiction readers would
enjoy these three books for their hard-boiled qualities.



Paul Granahan

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