Re: RARA-AVIS: Ross Macdonald: Lew Archer & adopted sons

From: Brian Thornton (bthorntonwriter@gmail.com)
Date: 03 Jul 2009

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    Either THE GALTON CASE or THE WYCHERLY WOMAN (the "WOMAN" in this case being a lost daughter barely out of her teens). They're both good, but THE GALTON CASE might be a little more up your alley.

    Good hunting-

    Brian

    On Fri, Jul 3, 2009 at 8:59 AM, Michael Jeter < michael.damian.jeter@gmail.com> wrote:

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    >
    > Perfect, actually! If one had to pick the quintessential Archer novel
    > dealing with a lost child, what would it be?
    >
    > Thanks again,
    >
    > MDJ
    >
    >
    > On Fri, Jul 3, 2009 at 10:55 AM, Mark Sullivan <DJ-Anonyme@webtv.net<DJ-Anonyme%40webtv.net>>
    > wrote:
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    > >
    > > Michael,
    > > It's been a while since I last read the Archers, but as I recall he was
    > > more of a passive observer in the books. He unraveled the family history
    > and
    > > found his lost sheep, but didn't get involved in the sheep's life.
    > > Spenser on the other hand. Was it Early Autumn where he made a man of a
    > boy
    > > while building a cabin together. There's a Sam Reeves book where his cab
    > > driver PI mentors a boy.
    > > Mark
    > >
    > > > To: rara-avis-l@yahoogroups.com <rara-avis-l%40yahoogroups.com><rara-avis-l%
    > 40yahoogroups.com>
    > > > From: michael.damian.jeter@gmail.com<michael.damian.jeter%40gmail.com><michael.damian.jeter%
    > 40gmail.com>
    > > > Date: Fri, 3 Jul 2009 10:13:24 -0500
    > > > Subject: RARA-AVIS: Ross Macdonald: Lew Archer & adopted sons
    > >
    > > >
    > > > Im looking for recommendations of a Lew Archer novel that has Archer
    > > taking
    > > > on a father - like role in a boys life.
    > > >
    > > > Any suggestions?
    > > >
    > > > Thank you in advance
    > > >
    > > > --
    > > > Michael Damian Jeter
    > > > New Orleans, LA
    > > > Literacy, Music, and Democracy
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    > Michael Damian Jeter
    > New Orleans, LA
    > Literacy, Music, and Democracy
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