Purple Place for Dying

by John D. Macdonald

Publisher: Fawcett

Written in English
Cover of: Purple Place for Dying | John D. Macdonald
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SeriesTravis McGee (2)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages305
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7566720M
ISBN 100449224384
ISBN 109780449224380

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Along with his first two novels The Deep Blue Good-By () and Nightmare in Pink (), A Purple Place in Dying was also published in Actually, all three of his first books were published in 4/5.

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Travis McGee’s taking his retirement in installments while he’s still young enough to enjoy it. But sooner or later, his money runs out and he has to work.

From a beloved master of crime fiction, A Purple Place for Dying is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat. Travis McGee's taking his retirement in installments while he's still young enough to enjoy it.

But sooner or later, his money runs out and he has to work. This time McGee's. A Purple Place for Dying () is Travis McGee's third adventure and the best so far. After the discomfort of New York in Nightmare for Pink, Travis has left the big city for the small town.

Although he's still not back in Florida. Forgotten Books: A Purple Place For Dying Of all the Travis McGee novels, this strikes me as the one that would have been right at home in Black Mask magazine in its prime.

This is McGee just before he goes all Iconic Hero on us. Here he's a little grittier, a little humbler and a lot angrier for a good sound reason--the buxom blonde rich woman.

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Travis McGee’s taking his retirement in installments while he’s still young enough to enjoy it/5(). Editions for A Purple Place for Dying: (Paperback published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in 2.

A Purple Place of Dying is the second novel by John D. MacDonald featuring Travis McGee. McGee has been summoned to the country by Mona Yeoman to try and force a divorce and financial settlement from her tycoon husband.

McGee is not inclined to go for it but before the meeting ends, Yeoman takes a bullet to the spine and falls to the ground dead.5/5(5). From a beloved master of crime fiction, A Purple Place for Dying is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

Travis McGee's taking his retirement in installments while he's still young enough to enjoy it. But sooner or later, his money runs out and he has to work.4/5(K). Here's that man again, that proof man in his third appearance—it came out in paper.

Aficionados—and the census would have trouble taking a count—will notice the difference: the writing is tighter;there are those existential insights dropped like incontestable truths ("Remorse is the ultimate in self-abuse").

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Travis McGee's taking his retirement in installments while he's still young enough to enjoy : Random House Trade. A Purple Place for Dying is the third book in John MacDonald's Travis McGee series, and McGee comes upon his most troubling case yet.

McGee is brought to the Midwest by a big, brassy, bossy Blonde who needs help. Mona Yeoman suspects that her husband has. A Purple Place for Dying (Travis McGee 3) | John D.

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McGee becomes a pawn between a wealthy Southwestern patriarch, the law, and a mysterious gang bent on insurance fraud.

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Book Review: A Purple Place for Dying by John D. MacDonald In the third Travis McGee novel A Purple Place for Dying, McGee travels to an un-named state in the Southwest (likely New Mexico) to meet with the young wife of a local good ol' boy who has numerous business interests and holds all sorts of sway in the county.

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From a beloved master of crime fiction, "A Purple Place for Dying" is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

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