Fire Lake

Jonathan Valin Fire Lake New York Delacorte Press, 1987 First printing Octavo 254 pages.
Fire Lake Jonathan Valin Fire Lake New York Delacorte Press First printing Octavo pages

  • Title: Fire Lake
  • Author: Jonathan Valin
  • ISBN: 9780385295895
  • Page: 163
  • Format: Hardcover
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    About the Author

    Jonathan Valin

    Jonathan Valin is an American mystery author best known for the Harry Stoner detective series He won the Shamus Award for best mystery novel of 1989 After writing eleven Harry Stoner novels over a 14 year period, he took a break from mystery writing to help found Fi, a magazine of music criticism He now works as an editor and reviewer for magazines.He is an alumnus of the University of Chicago and lived there for many years.

    917 Comment

    • Peggy said:
      Sep 26, 2018 - 12:53 PM

      I listened to this audiobook. Jonathan Valin writes about Harry Stoner, a hard-boiled P.I. (former cop) in Cincinnati. Full cheesy noir, these books are a fun, fast read. I would have given this 3 stars instead of 2 if I hadn't figured out who the bad guy was way early. Harry learns someone has used his name to check into a seedy motel. A friend Harry has not seen in 18 years has used Harry's name and then tries to commit suicide at the motel. Harry tries to help his friend, but the friend disap [...]

    • Sandi said:
      Sep 26, 2018 - 12:53 PM

      I did not like this entry in the series quite as well as some of the previous ones because the main character, PI Harry Stoner, let his nostalgia for the sixties override his usual common sense but it was well written and the journey through the drug culture of mid- eighties Cincinnati seemed authentic.

    • Cindy said:
      Sep 26, 2018 - 12:53 PM

      Audiobook is read well but some duplicate entries require better editing.

    • Carol Jean said:
      Sep 26, 2018 - 12:53 PM

      Oh so seedy -- and bloody -- and wonderful!

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