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Saratoga Haunting (Charlie Bradshaw #7)

3.71  ·  Rating Details ·  41 Ratings  ·  5 Reviews
It's been years since Charlie Bradshaw traded in his badge and a steady paycheck for the hard-scrabble but independent life of a private eye, but his past is catching up with him - with a vengeance. A man he was responsible for convicting twenty years ago has been paroled from prison and seems to be out to get him, if the death threats Charlie has been receiving are any in ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published August 1st 1994 by Penguin Books (first published 1993)
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Gloria Mccracken
May 19, 2014 Gloria Mccracken rated it really liked it
A mystery in a somewhat unusual setting (Saratoga, in upstate New York) featuring a PI, ex-cop, with more than a passing acquaintance with the racing that takes place at the famed horse track, although it plays little part in this particular book. The books have a slightly Runyonesque flavor to them.
Steve Davis
Apr 22, 2012 Steve Davis rated it it was amazing
A new author to me. This book was written in 1993 but still a great read for me - especially as I live in Saratoga Springs and am familiar with the places in this tale. The author writes with an acerbic whit that I appreciate.
This is a quick read of about 200 pages.
May 30, 2012 Linda rated it liked it
I enjoyed the setting, Saratoga Springs, but unlike a few others I have read, it took a LONG time to finally get to the action (last 25 or 30 pages). It was more introspective and for me, not that good of a read.
May 19, 2009 Kim rated it liked it
Shelves: mystery
I grew up in Saratoga, so enjoyed the descriptions of the town and surroundings. Fairly predictable, easy read.
Nov 10, 2013 Lawrence rated it liked it
Really like the Charlie Bradshaw mysteries....familiar places....believable and amusing characters.
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Dobyns was raised in New Jersey, Michigan, Virginia, and Pennsylvania. He was educated at Shimer College, graduated from Wayne State University, and received an MFA from the Iowa Writers' Workshop at the University of Iowa in 1967. He has worked as a reporter for the Detroit News.

He has taught at various academic institutions, including Sarah Lawrence College, the Warren Wilson College MFA Program
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