THE CONCISE CUDDY by Jeremiah Healy

THE CONCISE CUDDY

A Collection of John Francis Cuddy Stories
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KIRKUS REVIEW

Healy (The Stalking of Sheilah Quinn, p. 781, etc.) is the most consistently successful writer of private-eye stories since Ross Macdonald. These 17 cases for Boston shamus John Francis Cuddy, most of them models of the form, include five Shamus nominees and a couple of others——Someone to Turn Out the Lights” and “Spin-a-rama——that are miracles of resourcefulness, economy, righteousness, and compassion.

Pub Date: Dec. 30th, 1998
ISBN: 1-885941-26-9
Page count: 224pp
Publisher: Counterpoint
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Kirkus Reviews Issue: Dec. 15th, 1998




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