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HARRY LIPKIN, PRIVATE EYE

by | Read by Arthur Morey

Mystery & Suspense • 5 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2012

"I might not be the best, but I am certainly the oldest," Harry Lipkin, as voiced by Arthur Morey, tells listeners. He's almost 88 and, yes, there are jokes about aches and dentures as the detective seeks a thief in Coral Gables, Florida. Morey delivers Lipkin's lines in a lightly grizzled self-deprecating voice that shamus fans will immediately accept. A slight formality in Lipkin's words keeps the gumshoe effect from being perfect, but Morey makes it work nonetheless. The novel puts noir touches to a story that's more about the effects of aging than a mystery. Even so, crime fans will find something likable about the persistent private eye. J.A.S. © AudioFile 2012, Portland, Maine [Published: AUGUST 2012]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Random House Audio • 2012

DD ISBN 9780449011379 $20.00

 

Library • Books on Tape • 2012

CD ISBN 9780449011386 $40.00 • Four CDs

DD ISBN 9780449011393 $76.00

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