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White Rabbit: A Mystery
by David Daniel
The Sixties -- San Francisco, Haight-Ashbury, the Summer of Love. It’s a wistful memory for some, and it brings envious sighs for those too late to experience it. David Daniel vividly recreates that world and its legends in White Rabbit - and then injects a harsh dissonance into the flower children’s songs of peace, love, sex, and marijuana. It is easy to see that the coll ...more
Hardcover, 368 pages
Published March 5th 2003 by Minotaur Books
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A thoroughly engaging book and suspenseful historical mystery. Daniel must have done extensive research (or been an ex-hippie) when writing this book because I felt I was in San Francisco in 1967....the authenticity and accuracy was that good. It was atmospheric and edgy, with great characters, great music, a good plot, and of course lots of doobage being smoked and LSD being dropped. The killer was deranged and the friction between the cops and hippies and the more radical left, kept the tensio ...more
David Daniel was born in Boston and grew up in Weymouth, on the south shore. His novel The Heaven Stone (1994), winner of the St. Martin's Press/Private Eye Writers of America Best First Private Eye Novel contest and a Shamus Award nominee, introduced private investigator Alex Rasmussen, who has also appeared in The Skelly Man (1995) Goofy Foot (2004) and The Marble Kite (2005), all published by S ...moreMore about David Daniel...