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The Resource In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler

In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler

Label
In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero
Title
In pursuit of Spenser
Title remainder
mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero
Statement of responsibility
edited by Otto Penzler
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Tribute to Robert B. Parker and His Greatest Creation: Spenser. Join award-winning mystery editor Otto Penzler and a first-rate lineup of mystery writers as they go in pursuit of Spenser and the man who created him, Robert B. Parker. These are the writers who knew Parker best professionally and personally, sharing memories of the man, reflections on his impact on the genre, and insights into what makes Spenser so beloved. Ace Atkins, the author chosen to take up Parker's pen and continue the Spenser series, relates the formative impact Spenser had on him as a young man; gourmet cook Lyndsay
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3566.A686
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Penzler, Otto
Series statement
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http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parker, Robert B
  • Spenser
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Private investigators in literature
  • Crime in literature
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Parker, Robert B
  • Spenser
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Crime in literature
  • Detective and mystery stories, American
  • Literature
  • Private investigators in literature
  • Massachusetts
Label
In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-252)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Otto Penzler; Songs Spenser Taught Me: Ace Atkins; Voice of the City: Dennis Lehane; They Like the Way It Sounds: Lawrence Block; Spenser's Code of Humor: Parnell Hall; Parker and Spenser: A collaboration: Loren D. Estleman; A Man for All Seasonings: Brendan DuBois; Spenser and the Art of the Family Table: Lyndsay Faye; Looking for Hawk: Gary Phillips; Who is Silverman, What is She?: S.J. Rozan; A Look at Spenser: For Hire: Max Allan Collins and Matthew Clemens; Spenser on Television; Go East, Young Man: Robert B. Parker, Jesse Stone, and Spenser: Reed Farrel Coleman
  • Parker Saddles Up: The Westerns of Robert B. Parker: Ed GormanSpenser: A Profile: Robert B. Parker; A Bibliography of the Works of Robert B. Parker; Contributors
Control code
792688675
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 257 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781936661190
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8d2da9e0-938a-4ffe-930c-d94adf521126
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)792688675
Label
In pursuit of Spenser : mystery writers on Robert B. Parker and the creation of an American hero, edited by Otto Penzler
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 249-252)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: Otto Penzler; Songs Spenser Taught Me: Ace Atkins; Voice of the City: Dennis Lehane; They Like the Way It Sounds: Lawrence Block; Spenser's Code of Humor: Parnell Hall; Parker and Spenser: A collaboration: Loren D. Estleman; A Man for All Seasonings: Brendan DuBois; Spenser and the Art of the Family Table: Lyndsay Faye; Looking for Hawk: Gary Phillips; Who is Silverman, What is She?: S.J. Rozan; A Look at Spenser: For Hire: Max Allan Collins and Matthew Clemens; Spenser on Television; Go East, Young Man: Robert B. Parker, Jesse Stone, and Spenser: Reed Farrel Coleman
  • Parker Saddles Up: The Westerns of Robert B. Parker: Ed GormanSpenser: A Profile: Robert B. Parker; A Bibliography of the Works of Robert B. Parker; Contributors
Control code
792688675
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 257 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781936661190
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
8d2da9e0-938a-4ffe-930c-d94adf521126
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)792688675

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