Re: RARA-AVIS: Peter Doyle

From: Michael Robison (
Date: 19 Dec 2005

Mark wrote:

...I ran across his debut, Get Rich Quick, at ...So, anyone know of this book, or series, is any good?

********** It's got a sort of trashy mediocrity that was standard in some of the older low-level hardboiled. I didn't think it had any of the intensity I associate with Thompson. The absurdity of Hiaasen is probably closest. I can't recommend it, but I also think you should take my comments with a grain of salt. Your taste and mine vary quite a bit.


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