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Just Another Day in Paradise (Fiddler and Fiora Mystery #1)

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“A. E. Maxwell wrote one of the smartest, most consistent PI series in recent memory. Big plots, great villains, and a kickass private eye with plenty of humanity. The toughness of Robert B. Parker’s early Spenser novels blended with the wry humor and scope of Ross Thomas. Wholly original, endlessly entertaining. The books of A. E. Maxwell are a forgotten treasure.”—Tim Ma

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Mass Market Paperback, 304 pages
Published February 1st 1993 by HarperCollins Publishers (first published 1985)
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LJ
JUST ANOTHER DAY IN PARADISE - Ex
Maxwell, A.E. - 1st in Fiddler and Fiora Series

Fiddler wasn't born to be a private eye. He isn't in the game for money; he has plenty of that. He isn't trying to prove he's sexy or tough; that comes naturally. He's just trying to get off his numb butt and even the score for people who deserve a decent break.

Like Fiddler's honey-blond ex-wife, Fiora. She's a woman as at home in a boardroom as in a bikini. Unfortunately, she never felt at home with Fiddler-except i...more
Kathi Sharp
Liked it. A little unusual coming from the man's point of view but I got used to it. The plot was complicated enough to keep me interested. The relationship part was a little dry but I believe there is a sequel.
Mark
Supposedly the West Coast's answer to Robert Parker...I don't know about that...decent plot, OK asides, both personal and cultural and OK characters...I will read one more to see if we can get up to parker's standards
Jennifer Adams
It is an ok beginning. I love this author writing as Elizabeth Lowell so I will read another and hope the series grows and lives up to my expectations of her style.
Marian
I enjoyed this book and the following in the series. The characters and their relationships were intriguing.
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Jul 21, 2012 Ellen marked it as to-read
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Librarian Note: There is more than one author in the GoodReads database with this name.
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collaboration of Ann Maxwell and Evan Maxwell

also aka Lowell Charters, Elizabeth Lowell, and Annalise Sun
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