Gary Phillips Launch Party for MONKOLOGY in Redondo Beach

Master of the crime novel, Gary Phillips knows his stuff. Monkology is a collection of thirteen stories

centered around Los Angeles PI Ivan Monk. Born and raised in South Central L.A. Phillips uses his

hometown as a backdrop for his fleshed out characters and hard boiled plotlines. Phillips has worked as

a union rep, a community organizer and headed a non-profit organization to better race relations after

the 1992 riots.

Event date: 
Thursday, May 31, 2012 - 7:30pm to 8:30pm
Event address: 
2810 Artesia Blvd.
90278 Redondo Beach
Monkology: 15 Stories from the World of Private Eye Ivan Monk Cover Image
ISBN: 9780983885719
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Published: Rare Bird Books, a Barnacle Book - September 11th, 2012

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.

Treacherous Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781935797203
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Published: Perfect Crime - January 23rd, 2012

Politics Noir: Dark Tales from the Corridors of Power Cover Image
By Gary Phillips (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781844671618
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Published: Verso - April 1st, 2008

They seek power at any price, and pay with the devil s own coin!