Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: Parker as an Influence

Date: 20 Apr 2008

In a message dated 4/20/08 11:31:47 AM, writes:
> It's a very difficult task. Lawrence Block did something similar when
> he completed a Woolrich novel. I think the result was quite good. I
> couldn't tell when Woolrich ended and Block started. He even used some
> of Woolrich's awkward constructions to give it verisimilitude.

Block did a superb job. but he changes his style and tone around in his own multiple series, so he's used to writing in different voices

John Lau

************** Need a new ride? Check out the largest site for U.S. used car listings at AOL Autos.

[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]

This archive was generated by hypermail 2b29 : 20 Apr 2008 EDT