Welcome to the new catalog for Santa Fe Public Library. We'd love to hear your feedback.

The long-legged fly: a novel

Book Cover
Average Rating
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
Set in the more sordid parts of New Orleans, " Long-Legged Fly" and "Moth" feature a black private investigator who has a bad drinking problem, a shady past, and a present that continually tries to drag him down into the depths of hell.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Details
ISBN:
9780380722426
148154506
9781481545068
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID dbb8e637-ad9a-9b56-3bb9-d1975de40e59
Grouping Title long legged fly
Grouping Author sallis james
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-26 04:18:08AM
Last Indexed 2018-10-15 04:29:08AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_interest_level
accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
auth_author2 Thomas, G. Valmont.
author Sallis, James, 1944-
author2-role Thomas, G. Valmont., hoopla digital.
author_display Sallis, James
available_at_santafe Main Library
detailed_location_santafe Main, Online Hoopla Collection
display_description In steamy New Orleans, black private detective Lew Griffin has once again taken on a seemingly hopeless missing-person case. The trail takes him through the underbelly of the French Quarter with its bar girls, pimps, and tourist attractions. As his search leads to one violent dead end and then another, Griffin is confronted with the prospect that his own life has come to resemble those of the people he is attempting to find. Waking in a hospital after an alcoholic binge, Griffin finds another chance in a nurse who comes to love him, but again he reverts to his old life in the mean streets among the predators and their prey. When his son vanishes, Griffin searches back through the tangles and tatters of his life, knowing that he must solve his personal mysteries before he can venture after the whereabouts of others.
format_category_santafe Audio Books, Books, eBook
format_santafe Book, eAudiobook
id dbb8e637-ad9a-9b56-3bb9-d1975de40e59
isbn 148154506, 9780380722426, 9781481545068
item_details hoopla:MWT10026323||Online Hoopla Collection|Online Hoopla|eAudiobook|Audio Books|1|false|true|Hoopla||https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/10026323||Available Online||||, ils:.b1124639x|.i18391424|Main|Mystery Sallis, J|||1|false|false|||||*CHECK SHELF*||mn||
itype_santafe , Regular Circ
last_indexed 2018-10-15T10:29:08.187Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_santafe Mystery Sallis, J
owning_library_santafe Santa Fe Public Library
owning_location_santafe Main Library
primary_isbn 9780380722426
publishDate 1994, 2008
record_details hoopla:MWT10026323|eAudiobook|Audio Books|Unabridged.|English|Blackstone Audio, Inc. ,|2008.|1 online resource (1 audio file (4hr., 20 min.)) : digital., ils:.b1124639x|Book|Books||English|Avon,|1994.|184 p. ; 18 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
scoping_details_santafe
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
hoopla:MWT10026323 Available Online Available Online false true false false false false
ils:.b1124639x .i18391424 On Shelf *CHECK SHELF* false true true false false true 9999
series Lew Griffin novels
series_with_volume Lew Griffin novels|1
subject_facet African American detectives -- Fiction, Griffin, Lew (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Mystery fiction, New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Fiction, Private investigators -- Louisiana -- New Orleans -- Fiction
title_display The long-legged fly : a novel
title_full The long-legged fly : a novel / James Sallis, The long-legged fly : a novel [electronic resource] / James Sallis
title_short The long-legged fly :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet African American detectives, Griffin, Lew (Fictitious character), Private investigators