Re: RARA-AVIS: I've noticed

James Rogers (
Tue, 27 Apr 1999 09:56:42 -0500 (CDT) At 08:09 PM 4/26/99 -0500, Mark Blumenthal wrote, re' Parker:
He seems to have lost the idea of
>what a hard boiled novel about a private investigator should be. It should
>not be barely above something like Rock Hudson and Susan Saint James in
>McMillan and Wife. The books have become overwhelmed by all the extraneous
>matters about Susan, the dog, his cooking and such.
I think that this sums up the "Spencer - Bashers" position quite
well. Even Vachss is better than this, I think.


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