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Mrs. Murphy's Underpants (Ed & Am Hunter #7)

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Hardcover, 185 pages
Published 1963
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Ed Hunter and his uncle Am(brose) have a private detective agency which handles small cases and makes a living for the two. Then they get involved in the Dolan family's problems when eight-year-old Mike Dolan tries to steal Ed's gun. Vince Dolan is an honest businessman whose business--working for the Syndicate--happens to be illegal. He has a beautiful daughter, Ed's special attraction in the case, and a wife with problems. But is someone really trying to kill likeable Vince, or does Mike compl ...more
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Fredric Brown is one of my all-time favorite writers, but this doesn't read or feel like his usual style. It was almost as though he was trying to mimic Ian Flemming's style. Very dry and dull with nothing interesting ever happening.

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Fredric Brown was an American science fiction and mystery writer. He was one of the boldest early writers in genre fiction in his use of narrative experimentation. While never in the front rank of popularity in his lifetime, Brown has developed a considerable cult following in the almost half century since he last wrote. His works have been periodically reprinted and he has a worldwide fan base, m ...more
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