Whitney Logan è una giovane avvocatessa che vive e lavora a Los Angeles . The book was well received by critics and Douglas went on to publish two mystery novels under the name of Mercedes Lambert, Dogtown in 1991 and Soultown in 1996, which featured two women detectives.
All Mercedes Lambert books are back in print thanks to Stark House Press. In 1992, Dogtown is published by Viking Press, debuting Whitney Logan and her sidekick Lupe who would appear in two more mystery novels
All Mercedes Lambert books are back in print thanks to Stark House Press. 4 March 2007 ·. · Righting a wrong. It's a common thread that runs through all good mysteries. For Whitney Logan it was a creed, what kept her in the game when things got hairy in Dogtown, or when the backstreets of Soultown turned into a deadly maze. In 1992, Dogtown is published by Viking Press, debuting Whitney Logan and her sidekick Lupe who would appear in two more mystery novels. From the book jacket: Whitney Logan, attorney-at-law, can count her billable hours on one hand, and with the rent two months overdue, she’s desperate for work.
Michael Connelly says: "I never knew Mercedes Lambert (Douglas Anne Munson) but I knew her books. I read them all and loved them all. I loved them most because in the crowded field of authors who chose Los Angeles as the place of their fiction, she was unique. She kept her head down and wrote what she wanted to write, explored what she wanted to explore. It didn’t matter who would publish it or who would read it. These were the stories she had to tell-if only to herself. In doing so she gave us characters we hadn’t seen before and took us to places we had never known.
Dogtown - Mercedes Lambert. Break my heart in smithereens. The Work of Mercedes Lambert. I thought you had to be drunk to write, that’s what all my heroes did. Is there a more heartbreaking line ever uttered? Douglas Ann Munson, aka Mercedes Lambert. I weep for her, for the wondrous talent she never realized she had, for the lost potential, for the sheer waste of a vulnerable human soul. Here was talent writ huge. Dogtown and Soultown. just pure brilliant noir classics. From SOULTOWN, she is listening to the oldies.
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Two gritty noirs let in 1990's . featuring stigator Whitney Logan and her adopted sidekick Lupe. DOGTOWN Whitney Logan, attorney-at-law, is broke. So when Monica Fullbright shows up with a thousand dollar retainer wanting to locate her missing housemaid, an illegal immigrant named Carmen, Whitney takes the job. She may not like playing sleuth, but she can't afford to be picky.
Author's first mystery. Attorney Whitney Logan teams up with a street-smart prostitute to find the missing maid of a glamorous . Inventory Number: 20686.
Dogtown << Return to book overview By Mercedes Lambert. Introduction by Ken Bruen. Stark House Press, Eureka California.
The book was well received by critics and Mercedes went on to publish two mystery novels under the name of Mercedes Lambert, Dogtown in 1991 and Soultown in 1996, which featured a pair of women detectives. She completed a third novel in the series, Ghosttown, which remained unpublished during her lifetime.
Whitney Logan, attorney-at-law, is broke.