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3 edition of fugitive pigeon found in the catalog.

fugitive pigeon

Donald E. Westlake

fugitive pigeon

by Donald E. Westlake

  • 12 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDonald E. Westlake.
SeriesA Random House mystery
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.W53 Fu, PS3573.E9 Fu
The Physical Object
Pagination172 p. :
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5940808M
LC Control Number65011295
OCLC/WorldCa8229363

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Editions for The Fugitive Pigeon: (Mass Market published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Hardcover published in ), The fugitive pigeon. [Donald E Westlake] -- When two men from the Organization come into his bar to kill him, Charlie Poole figures that someone has made a mistake, and he decides to go to the Organization's boss to clear things up.


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KIRKUS REVIEW. I was born a bum and I've been a bum twenty-four years, and if it wasn't for my Uncle Al and this job running this bar I would have starved to death in a minute,"" says narrator Charlie Poole at the start. E-Book, Audio Book, Portugal: The Fugitive Pigeon () Portugal () Third Print (Paper) () Third Print (Paper) () Fourth Print (Paper) () Fourth Print (Paper) () Fifth Print () Fifth Print () Finland: Don’t Shoot the.

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Sign On My Account Basket Help. Charlie Poole was content being a no account drifter. His Uncle Al got him the best job in the world, tending bar as a joint that served double duty as a drop off/pick up point for syndicate packages. No one checked the books to see if. - Buy The Fugitive Pigeon book online at best prices in India on Read The Fugitive Pigeon book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(15).

THE FUGITIVE PIGEON. first edition Hardcover Second Story Books. P St., N.W. Washington, DC (JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) () () Specializing in Rare, Out-of-Print Books, Graphics, Appraisals, Search Service. Donald Edwin Westlake (J – Decem ) was an American writer, with more than a hundred novels and non-fiction books to his credit.

He specialized in crime fiction, especially comic capers, with an occasional foray into science fiction and other genres. Westlake is perhaps best-remembered for creating two professional criminal characters who each Genre: crime fiction. This "high comedy of errors [and] murder" with a cat-and-mouse plot is "real fun on the run" from the Edgar Award–winning Grand Master of Mystery (Kirkus Reviews).

Charlie Poole is a bum. His friends know it. His gangster uncle Al knows it. And C. The Fugitive Pigeon is a comic crime caper. Written in a very assured, confident manner, it trots along a nice, quick pace, with a gentle humour. The plotting is well worked, although relatively predictable, the characters are quite thin and stereotypical, and the story lacks any depth.

Other than the Parker books, Fugitive Pigeon was Westlake's best yet, an excellent and page-turning whirl through a couple days of near-death experiences for Charlie Poole, a ne'er-do-well young layabout who has a sinecure with the mob running a money-losing bar that serves as a tax shelter and drop off location/5.

THE FUGITIVE PIGEON Charlie Poole, a self described, no ambition bum, did not appeal to me as I began the book. However, as the story progressed, he discovered hitherto unsuspected depths of character, ability and courage.

Desperation can do that and all's well that ends well/5(13). Donald E. Westlake — the gift that keeps on giving — wrote The Fugitive Pigeon instill fairly early on in his career as a writer but it should be ranked up near the top of the list.

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