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P.I. on a hot tin roof

a Talba Wallis novel

by Julie Smith

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published by Forge in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New Orleans (La.),
  • Louisiana,
  • New Orleans
    • Subjects:
    • Wallis, Talba (Fictitious character) -- Fiction,
    • Women private investigators -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Fiction,
    • Justice, Administration of -- Corrupt practices -- Fiction,
    • Judges -- Crimes against -- Fiction,
    • African American women -- Fiction,
    • Women poets -- Fiction,
    • New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      StatementJulie Smith.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3569.M537553 P15 2005
      The Physical Object
      Pagination304 p. ;
      Number of Pages304
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3311134M
      ISBN 100765312557
      LC Control Number2004061962

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Had this novel had the dense Big Easy atmosphere of the Smith's early Skip Langdon efforts, it would have earned that final star/5.

CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF is noted for the fact that the central characters—Brick and Maggie, Gooper and Mae, and Big Daddy and Big Mama—are extremely combative, not only with the other characters but with their own partners. Some people regard the play as a three-hour-long argument, and the extremes presented in the play would not be topped /5().

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Talba and her boss, Eddie, are outragedknowing Angie as they do, they pull out all the stops for her. And when Talba goes undercover as a housekeeper for Judge Champagne, she finds a household straight out of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, with the judge playing Big Daddy.

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