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✹ [BOOKS] ✭ The Long Lavender Look By John D. MacDonald ❃ – 12th-century.co A lovely young girl steps in front of Travis McGee's headlights McGee misses the girl but lands in ten feet of swamp water As he's limping along the deserted road someone in an old truck takes a few sA lovely young girl steps in front of Travis McGee's headlights McGee misses the girl but lands in ten feet of swamp water As he's limpin.

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MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ John D MacDonald was born in Sharon Pa and educated at the Universities of Pennsylvania Syracuse and Harvard where he took an MBA in 1939 During WW2 he rose to the rank of Colonel and while serving in the Army and in the Far East sent a short story to his wife for sale successfully He served in the Office of Strategic Services OSS in the China Burma India Theater of Operations A

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  1. James Thane James Thane says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookThe twelfth Travis McGee novel finds McGee and his closest friend Meyer the economist returning to Fort Lauderdale from a wedding It's late at night; they've taken a wrong turn


  2. Kemper Kemper says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookIn one of the earlier Travis McGee books he and his best buddy Meyer are out fishing when someone dumps a woman off a bridge in front of them and this gets them mixed up with a bunch of criminals In this one a woman runs across the road which causes them to wreck and gets them involved in murderous mayhem These guys are like magnets for women randomly appearing and causing shit stormsMcGee and Meyer are driving home on a Florida back country road late at night after attending a wedding Suddenly a half naked woman runs in front of the car and they end up in a canal There’s no sign of the girl so they start hiking only to be shot at by a passing pick up When they finally reach a gas station they’re immediately arrested for the murder of a man named Frank Baither and Meyer gets the shit beaten out of him by one of the deputies while in police custodyAnd you thought you were having a


  3. William William says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBook5 Stars ExcellentTravis is truly a philosopher detective my favourite of all fictional characters Travis is also a link to the past to a Florida before the poison of man before the destruction of commercial greed As usual with my reviews please first read the publisher’s blurbsummary of the book Thank you As best I can tell there is no Cypress County in FloridaVintage Rolls Royce Miss Agnes pickup truckFull size image hereBetsy Kapp's Colt38 SpecialFull size image here 45%I must say that McGee's and Betsy's plan here sounds pretty cockeyed to me McGee's44 magnum carbineFull size image here In the last pages of the book a delightful old friend of McGee turns up at the Busted Flush Lovely Delicious uite wonderfuluite a few good uotes I hate to kill a raccoon Urban Florida is using the rabies myth to justify wiping them out with guns traps and po


  4. Darwin8u Darwin8u says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBook The delusion of total freedom of will is the worst cage of all And it gets cold in there John D MacDonald The Long Lavender LookIt is always nice to return to a solid McGee novel None are Shakespeare and the worst are like bad James Bond novels but when MacDonald is on his game he writes great narrative with interesting sidebars on economics relationships and people This is the 12th of his Travis McGee novels and probably the 16th McGee I've read I've got about 5 left I've also read other MacDonald novels that I've liked about eually well I return to them because t


  5. F.R. F.R. says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookIf you read a lot of Ross MacDonald and also read the reviews of Ross MacDonald here on Goodreads then the name of John D MacDonald comes up a lot An awful lot They’re two writers who find themselves jammed together not because they were both crime writers of the same generation but simply because they had the same last name It’d be interesting to know what John D thought about that though as he was the only one of the two who genuinely did have the last name MacDonald But – and ok


  6. Mark Mark says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookThis one #12 is the latest in my publication order read of John D MacDonald's Travis McGee series which I somehow missed out on for the first 40 or so years of my lifeThe series with Trav as the philosophical bare knuckle hero is set up according to the normal tropes of the PI genre except instead of being a PI McGee is a salvage expert operating without a license he helps people recover lost property and if he's successful takes 50% of the profit I felt that the first in the series THE DEEP BLUE GOOD BYE was


  7. Jamie Jamie says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookThe Long Lavender Look is a very fine entry in the Travis McGee series It deviates a bit from the norm as Travis and Meyer become the focus of a case rather than the usual friend or acuaintance as they get wrapped up in a string of murders tied to an ard car heist It was also a bit raunchier than most in part since the story involves a prostitution ringYet all the pieces that make a great McGee story are here in spades not least of which is MacDonald's evocative prose and stinging psychological teardowns on what makes some of the characters and sometimes society at large tick their failings self delusions


  8. Gerald Gerald says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookTime was I was a big fan of John D MacDonald he was still alive then I believe I read all of the Travis McGee books of which this is one I also read Condominium one of his attempts at literary fiction and predictably it was a disappointment The power of the McGee books is in the genre and in the attitude Dirty dealings and benign cynicismTrav is a very 'Sixties hero with parallels to James Bond Like Bond McGee is a garbage collector of the vile detritus left behind by the world's evil geniuses and uite a few just plain idiotic criminals reminiscent of El Leonard and uentin Tarantino stories Trav is also both a lover and an exploiter of beautiful women some smart some dumb all in some kind of trouble And as in the Bond stories the ones he loves too much end up dead usually horribly so at the hands of the elusive monster du jour Revenge then adds to Trav's justification for giving back as bad as his girlie got or worseAs an education in the


  9. Rebecca Rebecca says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookThis book is partly appealing to me because it is now so outdated MacDonald uses many outdated expressions and words like pocketbook macadam driving someone floppy etc Also the references to computers often talk about specific models of IBMswhich were all the rage for very short periods of time The times have passed when having cocktails close to 5 pm were a cl


  10. JSA Lowe JSA Lowe says:

    MOBI John D. MacDonald ´ The Long Lavender Look Epub ä The Long PDF/EPUB ² ´ long pdf, lavender epub, look pdf, The Long free, The Long Lavender Look eBookAh Trav I like you and the and depressed and disillusioned you become Also women who want to have a drink with you should reconsider because in sixty pages they're going to wind up trussed up somewhere like a Christmas goose only naked and extremely dead WOMEN DO NOT DATE TRAVIS MCGEE anyway not casually If you're invited to the Busted Flush for a three month in Grand Cayman you're going to be fine but apparently you gain a lot of weight and may get skin cancer later


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