Monkology: 15 Stories from the World of Private Eye Ivan Monk
by Gary Phillips
In this collection you’ll encounter starry-eyed sinners, street corner revolutionaries, Hollywood hustlers, over-heated politicians, rightwing assholes, a ghost or two, cavorting cops, architects with issues, and a little old lady with a popgun—all out to make their mark in the city of dreams and despair.
Rare Bird Books, A Barnacle Book
Paperback, 2012: 9780983885719
US $18.00 | Mystery
Son of a mechanic and a librarian, Gary Phillips draws on his experiences ranging from inner city community organizer, to state director of a political action committee, to delivering dog cages in writing his tales of chicanery and malfeasance.