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Robert Parker Dies

Discussion in 'Books & Publications Forum' started by Timsings, Jan 21, 2010.

  1. Timsings

    Timsings Member

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    I know that most of the threads here deal with Christian books. However, I suspect that many here also real other things for leisure reading. I have been an avid reader of the Spenser novels since I discovered Robert Parker because of the Spenser: For Hire TV series in the 80's. Parker died on Tuesday working at his writing desk: article. He was also the author of the Jesse Stone novels, several of which have been made into TV movies starring Tom Selleck. In addition, he also authored another series about a female private investigator in Boston and several western novels. He has several novels still in the publication process, so new books will be coming out for the next few years.

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  2. Bob Alkire

    Bob Alkire New Member

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    Sorry to hear that Parker died. I've spend many an hour reading and enjoying his work.
     
  3. Marcia

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    I've listened to several of his books on tape and seen some of the movies. He was a really good writer. I'm sad he's gone; I was hoping he would keep churning out books for a long time to come!
     
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