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Raymond Chandler Nails So. CA.

THE GREAT AMERICAN ROAD TRIP

Farewell My Lovely book cover
Original 1943 paper back cover

Destination: Los Angeles, California

Book: Farewell My Lovely (1939) by Raymond Chandler

I had not read the hard boiled detective stories for quite a while, and I had forgotten what fun Raymond Chandler can be.  I had also forgotten how openly racist and sexist was the society that he wrote about. Continue reading Raymond Chandler Nails So. CA.