Easy Rawlins Series

15 primary works • 16 total works
The Easy Rawlins mysteries start in post-World War II Los Angeles and quickly progress to modern times. Rawlins has a variety of positions during this period.

Book 1

Devil in a Blue Dress
3.90
· 19682 Ratings · 1446 Reviews · published 1990 · 65 editions
In Los Angeles of the late 1940s, Easy Rawlins, a …
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Book 2

A Red Death
3.95
· 4288 Ratings · 269 Reviews · published 1991 · 40 editions
'It has come to my attention, sir, that between Au…
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Book 3

White Butterfly
4.02
· 3743 Ratings · 220 Reviews · published 1992 · 31 editions
The police don't show up on Easy Rawlins's doorste…
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Book 4

Black Betty
4.07
· 4440 Ratings · 209 Reviews · published 1994 · 37 editions
1961: For most black Americans, these were times o…
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Book 5

A Little Yellow Dog
4.05
· 3627 Ratings · 162 Reviews · published 1996 · 28 editions
November 1963: Easy's settled into a steady gig as…
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Book 6

Gone Fishin'
3.91
· 2475 Ratings · 160 Reviews · published 1997 · 28 editions
In the beginning...there was Ezekiel "Easy" Rawlin…
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Book 7

Bad Boy Brawly Brown
3.95
· 2573 Ratings · 155 Reviews · published 2001 · 39 editions
Set in 1964, Easy is on a mission to lure Brawley …
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Book 8

Six Easy Pieces
4.08
· 1832 Ratings · 97 Reviews · published 2003 · 15 editions
Walter Mosley's bestselling and award-winning nove…
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Book 9

Little Scarlet
4.01
· 3905 Ratings · 262 Reviews · published 2004 · 36 editions
From the New York Times bestselling author comes h…
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Book 10

Cinnamon Kiss
3.91
· 2655 Ratings · 194 Reviews · published 2005 · 33 editions
It is the Summer of Love and Easy Rawlins is conte…
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Book 11

Blonde Faith
3.98
· 2474 Ratings · 224 Reviews · published 2007 · 31 editions
Easy Rawlins, L.A.'s most reluctant detective, com…
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Book 12

Little Green
4.06
· 2824 Ratings · 462 Reviews · published 2013 · 18 editions
When Walter Mosley burst onto the literary scene i…
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Book 13

Rose Gold
4.00
· 2096 Ratings · 268 Reviews · published 2014 · 15 editions
Rose Gold is two colors, one woman, and a big head…
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Book 14

Charcoal Joe
4.06
· 2498 Ratings · 365 Reviews · published 2016 · 15 editions
Walter Mosley’s indelible detective Easy Rawlins i…
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Book 15

Blood Grove
4.16
· 398 Ratings · 71 Reviews · published 2021 · 1 edition
"Master of craft and narrative" Walter Mosley retu…
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Book 1-5

Walter Mosley's Easy Rawlins Mysteries
4.40
· 96 Ratings · 2 Reviews · published 2001 · 1 edition
The Easy Rawlins series together for the first tim…
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