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The Dreadful Lemon Sky

John D. Macdonald

The Dreadful Lemon Sky

by John D. Macdonald

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Published by Books on Tape .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mystery & Detective - Hard-Boiled

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesTravis McGee (16)
    The Physical Object
    FormatAudio Cassette
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12578589M
    ISBN 105553681669
    ISBN 109785553681661

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The Dreadful Lemon Sky by John D. Macdonald Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Dreadful (Really Dreadful) Lemon Sky Each of the books in the Travis McGee series relate to a color and an alliterative phrase.

Some of the titles are just so great. Its as if the title is an entire poem. The Dreadful Lemon Sky is such a title. It stirs the imagination.

The Travis McGee tales are The Dreadful Lemon Sky book real different kind of mystery series/5. One of the recurring characters, Stokely Jones, and a friend have "a two man book club," and they are reading and discussing the Travis McGee books one by one. The most current one was/is The Dreadful Lemon Sky, so that made me nostalgic for /5().

The most current one was/is The Dreadful Lemon Sky, so that made me nostalgic for old Travis. Have enjoyed it once again. Coincidentally, I also enjoy Randy Wayne White's books, and his two main characters (Doc Ford and Tomlinson) are reminiscent of Travis McGee and Meyer/5(88). Check out this great listen on Hero of The Dreadful Lemon Sky is Travis McGee, a man of universal interest and independent means who lives on an old houseboat he won in a poker game.

One evening a young woman shows up with a suitcase full of cash. McGee agrees to be bagman. She tells. The Dreadful Lemon Sky Book Summary and Study Guide. John D. MacDonald Booklist John D. MacDonald Message Board.

Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Dreadful Lemon Sky; Travis McGee is always knee deep in a mystery. This time, the mystery arrives in the middle of the night, while he is asleep on his houseboat, The Busted Flush. The Dreadful Lemon Sky(lit) Home.

John D MacDonald - Travis McGee 16 - The Dreadful Lemon Sky The Dreadful Lemon Sky(lit) The Dreadful Lemon Sky(lit) Read online. 44; Published: ; Top Genres Romance Fiction Fantasy Young The Dreadful Lemon Sky book Contemporary. The Dreadful Lemon Sky is his sixteenth book in the famous Travis McGee series.

A finely wrought plot, multidimensional characters, and plenty of action seasoned with humor and wisdom are all part of the style that has made John D. MacDonald one of America's most widely read authors and Travis McGee one of America's favorite fictional heroes.

From a beloved master of crime fiction, The Dreadful Lemon Sky is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat. Around four in the morning, Travis McGee is jarred awake by a breathless ghost from his past: an old flame who needs a place to stash a package full of : Random House Publishing Group.

Back to “The Dreadful Lemon Sky,” this is my fifth or sixth time through the series (the 2nd in e-form). I like to start at “The Deep Blue Goodbye” and read them chronologically as published. But I think “Lemon” is an excellent installment to introduce someone to Travis McGee.

"The Dreadful Lemon Sky". John D. MacDonald. (September ~ First Printing). Paperback Book. Originally published in hardcover by J.P. Lippincott in BOOK CONDITION.

No remainder mark. The photos are of the actual item you will Rating: % positive. The Dreadful Lemon Sky Part #16 of "A Travis McGee Novel" series by John D. MacDonald From a beloved master of crime fiction, "The Dreadful Lemon Sky" is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

Buy a cheap copy of The Dreadful Lemon Sky book by John D. MacDonald. “The Travis McGee novels are among the finest works of fiction ever penned by an American author. — Jonathan Kellerman Around four in the morning, Travis McGee is Free shipping over $Cited by: 1.

The Dreadful Lemon Sky is an unexpected high point this late in the series. Both the mystery and the setting are extremely compelling, allowing Travis to really shine in his role as roguish detective. He's also at his observational, non-judgemental best. The Dreadful Lemon Sky was McGee’s 16th outing and by women no longer swooned because they were in his presence.

They still became involved with him because he is the hero--it is a staple of the genre, after all--but now there were conflicting motives and underlying vulnerabilities; there were reasons beyond the expectations of the form/5(15).

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A new one (i.e., the second to appear originally in hardcover) and even if the story leaves something to be desired, McGee of course does not as two young women put themselves in his soothing to stimulating Author: John D. Macdonald. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Get this from a library. The dreadful lemon sky. [John D MacDonald] -- Travis McGee learns that he will have to earn the ten thousand dollars being paid him for hiding a small fortune aboard his houseboat, The Busted Flush. The Dreadful Lemon Sky. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide) MacDonald, John D. and Lee. Child, The Dreadful Lemon Sky. New York: Random House Trade Paperbacks, MLA Citation (style guide) MacDonald, John D. and Lee Child. The Dreadful Lemon Sky. From a beloved master of crime fiction, The Dreadful Lemon Sky is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

Around four in the morning, Travis McGee is jarred awake by a breathless ghost from his past: an old flame who needs a place to stash a package full of cash/5(37). From a beloved master of crime fiction, The Dreadful Lemon Sky is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

Around four in the morning, Travis McGee is jarred awake by a breathless ghost from his past: an old flame who needs a place to stash a package full of cash. The Dreadful Lemon Sky () by John D. MacDonald Travis McGee is awakened by an intruder on his boat, The Busted Flush.

He grabs for h. Of the 21 novels in the Travis McGee series, this collection is an excellent representation. The five books are from MacDonald's "middle period" and two of the five are among his best: "The Green Ripper," a dark and violent story of revenge against a supposed cult religious group, and "The Dreadful Lemon Sky," a skillfully crafted Floridian tale of follow-the 4/5(3).About The Dreadful Lemon Sky.

From a beloved master of crime fiction, The Dreadful Lemon Sky is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat. Around four in the morning, Travis McGee is jarred awake by a breathless ghost from his past: an old flame who needs a place to stash a package full of cash.