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Saratoga strongbox

Stephen Dobyns

Saratoga strongbox

a Charlie Bradshaw mystery

by Stephen Dobyns

  • 121 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Wheeler Pub. in Rockland, MA .
Written in

    Places:
  • Saratoga Springs (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • Saratoga Springs
    • Subjects:
    • Bradshaw, Charlie (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Private investigators -- New York (State) -- Saratoga Springs -- Fiction,
    • Large type books,
    • Saratoga Springs (N.Y.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen Dobyns.
      GenreFiction.
      SeriesWheeler large print book series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3554.O2 S269 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination258 p. (large print) ;
      Number of Pages258
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL58972M
      ISBN 10156895848X
      LC Control Number99086697

        Stephen J. Dobyns (b. ) is a prominent American novelist and poet. He has authored more than three dozen volumes spanning numerous genres. A native of New Jersey, Dobyns received his undergraduate education at Shimer College and Wayne State University, completing his BA in He holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workship at Iowa State . Saratoga Hexameter Saratoga Swimmer Saratoga Longshot Saratoga Bestiary Saratoga Haunting Saratoga Strongbox Saratoga Snapper Saratoga Headhunter The Burn Palace. Judy Doenges The Most Beautiful Girl in the World What She Left Me. Anthony Doerr Memory Wall: Stories The Shell Collector Four Seasons in Rome About Grace All the Light We Cannot See. Great deals on Mystery Fiction Cassettes Plays. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items! The Saratoga stories follow the life and times of Charlie Bradshaw, a Saratoga policeman of 20 years in the first one, who eventually resigns from the force and becomes a private detective. Charlie is a likeable man, and it is easy to care about what happens to him/5(4).

      London, United Kingdom: Headline Book Publishing Ltd, Nice, unsold, unread 15th printing, British paperback edition of this horse racing mystery featuring Jed Harvard. Some fading. Ships in a box, fast service from a real bricks and mortar independent bookstore open since No remainder marks.


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SARATOGA STRONGBOX Okay-Dobyns, Stephen 10th book of Charlie Bradshaw series Except that I have one more book on my TBR shelf by him, this would probably be the last Id read.

The characters, both the good guys and the bad guys are almost slap stick, and if Vic refers to his lady friend one more time as the Queen of Softness/5. Stephen Dobyns is nothing if not prolific: Saratoga Strongbox is his 13th novel in 12 years, and the 10th in his acclaimed Charlie Bradshaw series.

His new novel sets Charlie and his sidekick, Victor Plotz, on the trail of dirty money when Victor agrees to collect a suspicious suitcase in Montreal for old man Weber/5(7). Written from the point of view of Vic Plotz, Dobyns's latest has a different feel from the Charlie Bradshaw novels Saratoga strongbox book precede it: a bit more tongue-in-cheek, the characterizations a little more broadly drawn.

Unlike the previous Saratoga novels, in Saratoga Strongbox the central character is Vic, rather than Charlie. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the Saratoga Strongbox (Charlie Bradshaw Series #10) by Stephen Dobyns at Barnes & Noble.

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Cancel anytime. Publisher's Summary. Another winner from the fast-paced racetrack mystery series that gives the listener a run for his money. The latest, and (The New York Times Book Review). It's that unblushing reprobate Victor Plotz who narrates the tenth of the Charlie Bradshaw Saratoga novels (Saratoga Fleshpot,etc.), which means a point of view unredeemed by anything resembling a moral stricture.

Plotz, 65, with a libido ever young—ask his inamorata Rosemary Larkin, a.k.a. the Queen of Softness—has never seen the lofty principle he'd give.

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Free shipping for many products. Another winner from the fast-paced racetrack mystery series that gives the listener a run for his money. The latest, and most entertaining installment yet, in this popular series features the return of Charlie Bradshaw's scheming alter ego Victor Plotz, "without whom the world would be a much stuffier place" (The New York Times Book Review).Victor is as crooked as Charlie is straight.

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Saratoga Strongbox: 1a Charlie Bradshaw Mystery Stephen Dobyns, Author, Sephen Dobyns, Author Viking Books $ (p) ISBN More By and About This Author. 5o begin the musings of Victor Plotz without whom, says the New York Times Book Review, "the world would be a much stuffier place." The shameless sidekick of Charlie Bradshaw, longtime star of Stephen Dobyns's acclaimed mystery series, Victor manages to offend everyone but the reader in this pitch-perfect, sneaky, and sometimes laugh-out-loud.

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The final mystery for everyman detective Charlie Bradshaw turns into a hilarious caper in the hands of his morally flexi Brand: Little, Brown Book Group.

But reading, sitting around the house, and making amateur home repairs is a far cry from his past life as Saratoga Springs' most successful everyman detective. So when Charlie discovers the sprawled corpse of Saratoga Springs' biggest nuisance on his sidewalk, the ex-P.I.

is torn. SARATOGA STRONGBOX By Stephen Dobyns Viking; $; pages Good crime fiction usually means bodies with bullet holes, edgy protagonists, lethal women -- and noirish American cities to put them. Senior citizen Charlie Bradshaw, last seen in ’s Saratoga Strongbox, knows the last thing he should be doing is nosing around a homicide investigation, having been stripped of his PI license and gun permit largely through lobbying by the Saratoga, N.Y., police department he once worked : Penguin Publishing Group.

Saratoga Strongbox by Stephen Dobyns. Penguin Publishing Group, Hardcover. Good. Disclaimer:A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear.

Pages can include limited notes and highlighting, and the copy can include previous owner inscriptions. An ex-library book and may. Senior citizen Charlie Bradshaw, last seen in ’s Saratoga Strongbox, knows the last thing he should be doing is nosing around a homicide investigation, having been stripped of.

Shorn of the PI license and handgun permit that saw him through 10 variously loopy cases (Saratoga Strongbox,etc.), Charlie Bradshaw, whose business card now simply reads “Consultant,” fights to get a piece of the action after he stumbles over a corpse outside his ’s no evidence that small-potatoes insurance/real estate broker Mickey Martin.

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Charlie Bradshaw series. 5 External links. Dobyns was born on Febru in Orange, New Jersey to Lester L., an Episcopal minister, and Barbara Johnston Dobyns. Dobyns was raised in New Jersey.

Saratoga Strongbox. Stephen Dobyns Mystery & Suspense / Mystery. Charlie Bradshaw is no Magnum, PI. Magnum is youngish, fit, trim, handsome. Charlie Bradshaw is middle-aged, balding, paunchy.

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stephen dobyns's most recent book of poems is Common Carnage, and his latest novel is Saratoga Strongbox, both from Viking. His book of essays on poetry, Best Words, Best Order, was published by St. Martin's Press in He lives in Watertown, Massachusetts. sherry fairchok is a technical writer at IBM in White Plains, New York.

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