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8 edition of Violent Spring (Ivan Monk Mysteries) found in the catalog.

Violent Spring (Ivan Monk Mysteries)

by Gary Phillips

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  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Berkley .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages1
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7503924M
ISBN 100425156257
ISBN 109780425156254

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'Violent Spring' was published inand centers around the murder of a Korean store owner sometime after the LA riots that occurred 2 years before. Ivan Monk is a Private Eye who is hired to find the murderer; he has a strong-willed Japanese-American judge named Jill Kadama to assist him professionally and personally/5(5).

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Phillips eventually found a way to incorporate his own liberal social beliefs, the elements of the classic hard-boiled private eye genre and the backdrop of post-riot Los Angeles into his first Ivan Monk mystery, Violent Spring.

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