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Echo Park

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If you can make your way past Echo Park's overly-rich cast of colorful characters, you'll find a witty and playful first novel of continuous interest. Buddy B. Young is a devoted peeping Tom whose house at the edge of Echo Park in Los Angeles affords him perfect vistas for "bird watching." His alter ego, Mr. Peepers, is a Bausch & Lomb telescope with a foul mouth and a ...more
Hardcover, 278 pages
Published June 3rd 2000 by San Diego Writers' Monthly Press (first published May 30th 2000)
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Apr 08, 2010 rated it really liked it
To call this novel a murder mystery just skims the surface. Set in 80s Echo Park, it is a story of strange and freaky friendships, capturing the flavor, history, geography, sweat, grit and crazy creatures of Los Angeles.
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