RARA-AVIS: HB writers and their animal friends

From: William Denton ( buff@pobox.com)
Date: 19 Nov 2003

On 19 November 2003, JT Lindroos wrote:

: What I've heard about [Douglas] Fairbairn is that he was a truly
: wonderful, kind and gentle man (he wrote two books about his friendship
: with a squirrel)... but these books are nothing like he was.

With a squirrel!? John D. MacDonald wrote THE HOUSE GUESTS (1965), about his cats. Did any other hardboiled writers write about their pets?


William Denton : Toronto, Canada : http://www.miskatonic.org/ : Caveat lector.

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