The Ivory Grin

The Ivory Grin

eBook - 2007
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A hard-faced woman clad in a blue mink stole and dripping with diamonds hires Lew Archer to track down her former maid, who she claims has stolen her jewelry. Archer can tell he's being fed a line, but curiosity gets the better of him and he accepts the case. As he digs deeper into the case, he discovers a web of deceit and intrigue, with crazed number-runners from Detroit, gorgeous triple-crossing molls, and a golden-boy shipping heir who's gone mysteriously missing.
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 2007
Copyright Date: ©1952
ISBN: 9780307772879
030777287X
Branch Call Number: EBOOK OVERDRIVE
Characteristics: 1 online resource (207 pages)

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Dave99_0
Feb 06, 2016

Unlike the milquetoast writing of modern crime fiction, the writing style of Ross Macdonald was gritty. It matched the taste of a tougher generation of readers who survived World War II. For fans of the hardboiled private eye genre, I would rate "The Ivory Grin" at 4.25 stars.

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