Devil in a blue dress : an Easy Rawlins novel
- MYSTERY MOSL (CEN, POW, WSQ)
First Washington Square Press/Atria Paperback edition.
New York : Washington Square Press/Atria, 2002.
In Los Angeles of the late 1940s, Easy Rawlins, a black war veteran, has just been fired from his job at a defense plant. Easy is drinking in a friend's bar, wondering how he'll meet his mortgage, when a white man in a linen suit walks in, offering good money if Easy will simply locate Miss Daphne Monet, a blonde beauty known to frequent black jazz clubs.