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by | Read by Susie Breck

Contemporary Culture • 3 hrs. • Abridged • © 1998

Meet Fay Fanon, also known as Rat Dog Rick, a stick-to-it detective who becomes involved in an investigation of the Tene Bimbo family, those Gypsies who befriend old people, swindle them out of money and homes, and then assist them toward a swift death. Breck reads this mystery in husky, sultry tones suitable for a scrappy detective, using a range of narrative devices, including speaker phones, to dramatize events. The story and Breck's creative, non-stop narrative wrap the listener into the events of the three-year investigation. Listeners may not realize that this captivating mystery is Olsen's recounting of "true crimes." M.B.K. © AudioFile 2000, Portland, Maine [Published: JUN/JUL 00]



Trade Ed. • Brilliance Audio • 1998

CD ISBN 9781567407822 $17.95 • One CDs

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