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Dressed to Kill #2020

Dressed to Kill THE CAR was hot and so was the blonde who drove it A smart shamus like Rusty Forbes should have known better than to hole up with her in a tourist cabin By the time that little picnic was over he fo

  • Title: Dressed to Kill
  • Author: Milton K. Ozaki
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 385
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • Dressed to Kill By Milton K. Ozaki, THE CAR was hot, and so was the blonde who drove it A smart shamus like Rusty Forbes should have known better than to hole up with her in a tourist cabin By the time that little picnic was over, he found himself custodian of a corpse and on the trail of enough loot to stock a department store.Too bad for Rusty that some of Chicago s rougher citizens viewed the situationTHE CAR was hot, and so was the blonde who drove it A smart shamus like Rusty Forbes should have known better than to hole up with her in a tourist cabin By the time that little picnic was over, he found himself custodian of a corpse and on the trail of enough loot to stock a department store.Too bad for Rusty that some of Chicago s rougher citizens viewed the situation with alarm It wasn t enough that the corpse brought the cops down on him He also had to battle a horde of hoodlums .Fortunately, the hot blonde had a cool friend even bigger and blonder She gave Rusty, among other nice things, a tip on how to come out of the deal with a buck or two Whereupon he quit being a fugitive from justice and dished it out instead with the aid of his pet.38 equalizer

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    1. Ozaki wasn t on the A Team, but he was still pretty damned good.Chandler and Hammett wrote noir stories and novels that transcend the genre But not everyone can be a great writer, so we must turn to the second string guys to feed our addiction And some of them were very good indeed and I rank Ozaki right up there.The first thing you ll have to get used to is that Ozaki s books aren t set on the West Coast, but in Chicago and in his native Wisconsin He was born in 1913 to a Japanese father and an [...]

    2. This is hilarious suspense thrillerrrator keeps churning out wisecracks in almost every line.This novel will keep you chuckling all the way.This is one of those page turners which you can t put down.

    3. This was a lot of fun Snappy dialog, convoluted plot, double crosses, secret identity, unconventional motives stolen drugs No Stolen TVs.

    4. Ozaki s fast becoming one of my favs of the old PI tradition and 1954 s Dressed To Kill is surely one of his best We follow Rusty Forbes, an old school PI cashing in on what he thinks is a run of the mill stolen car job that gets him in with the wrong sort of dame Soon, ol Rusty s up to his neck with cops, crooks and even dames Ozaki s strength is in his delivery the clean, colloquial prose the hilarious turns of phrase that sharpness in setting a scene or adding colour to his characters It all [...]

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