TITLE

Robert B. Parker

AUTHOR(S)
Penn, Allan
PUB. DATE
July 2002
SOURCE
Inc.;Jul2002, Vol. 24 Issue 7, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the women's clothing store Susanna in Cambridge, Massachusetts, which was chosen as the best small business by writer Robert B. Parker. Reason for choosing the store; Services and products offered.
ACCESSION #
6906946

 

Related Articles

  • Robert B. Parker.  // Writer (Kalmbach Publishing Co.);Jan2003, Vol. 116 Issue 1, p66 

    Features author Robert B. Parker. Personal background; Reason of Parker for being a writer; People who influenced him in his career; His pieces of advice to writers.

  • ROBERT B. PARKER.  // Bon Appetit;Jul2000, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p182 

    Interviews author Robert B. Parker. Details on his job as a restaurant reviewer; Information on the restaurants and food featured in his Spenser detective novels; Comparison of Parker's personality with Spenser, the character in his novels.

  • Bookbytes. Quinn, Judy // Publishers Weekly;3/10/1997, Vol. 244 Issue 10, p20 

    Presents briefs about books and authors in the United States. Signing by Putnam of bestselling author Robert B. Parker to a deal for two books that will feature a new series character; Activities of John Sargent, new chief executive officer, at St. Martin's Press; His deal with techno-thriller...

  • Private I. Older, Jules // Yankee;Oct2003, Vol. 67 Issue 8, p72 

    Interviews author Robert B. Parker, creator of Spenser, Boston's famous sleuth. His similarity with Spenser; Information on his parents; Educational background.

  • Literary Allusions in Robert B. Parker's Spenser Series. Knepper, Marty S. // Clues: A Journal of Detection (McFarland & Company);Fall2013, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p78 

    Although Robert B. Parker and his private-eye hero Spenser had no great love of academics, they both loved reading. The first-person narrative and dialogue in the Spenser series "display a broad range of literary references, serving various artistic purposes and giving pleasure to book-loving...

  • Foreword.  // Publishers Weekly;6/20/2005, Vol. 252 Issue 25, p14 

    Presents photographs of authors and publishers at various events in the U.S. Robert B. Parker at a party for novelist E. Duke Vincent in Boston, Massachusetts; Craig Cohen at the anniversary of Powerhouse Books in Manhattan, New York City; Nicole Cusick and Gretchen Young at a party for Nancy...

  • From Beyond the Grave. LEITCH, THOMAS // Kirkus Reviews;8/15/2011, Vol. 79 Issue 16, p1396 

    The article focuses on how contemporary thriller writers, Robert B. Parker and Dick Francis, are promoted from the dead to the undead, through the release of two novels with their names on the title page. These include "Robert B. Parker's Killing the Blues," written by Michael Brandman, and...

  • Dark knights. Williams, J. // New Statesman & Society;4/19/91, Vol. 4 Issue 147, p37 

    Claims that after 15 or so very good years, American crime fiction looks to be in something of a crisis. The most consistently successful of contemporary PI writers has been Robert B. Parker and his series of `Spenser' novels. Parker's new book, Philip Marlowe novel, `The Big Sleep'; More.

  • Robert B. Parker. Penzler, Otto // Time International (South Pacific Edition);2/1/2010, Vol. 175 Issue 4, p9 

    An obituary for mystery novel author Robert B. Parker is presented.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics