Murder on the Yellow Brick Road [Pdf Download]

Murder on the Yellow Brick RoadThe Yellow Brick Road was written in 1978 and set *in Hollywood of the 1940s and the recently released film The Wizard of Oz A Munchkin is murdered and PI *Hollywood of the 1940s and the recently released film The Wizard of Oz A Munchkin is murdered and PI Peters is asked to find out who did it and why while keeping the whole business out of the news Kaminsky weaves real life characters Judy Garland Raymond Chandler Clark Gable and Louis B Mayer into an interesting and entertaining mystery and provides a nostalgic look at the glamour of Hollywood past I ll look for in this older series I Really Liked This really liked this better than the first and I like Kaminsky s writing style I am going to check out some of his other series and continue on with the next Toby Peters book I am an nrepentant sucker for detective stories set in old Hollywood Chandler was ndoubtedly my gateway drug before I moved on to James Ellroy Ross MacDonald Megan Abbott Megan I do really enjoy your new teen focused novels but if you want to write another noir feminist Hollywood mystery for old time s sake I ll be first in line Of course when I discovered the existence of Stuart Kaminsky s Toby Peters novels I Was Absolutely Going To was absolutely going to him to the list This is Hollywood detective fiction with actual movie stars and geeky film references rolled in My kind of thing thenBut as much as I liked the first volume. Peters has been called before the real life Wizard of Oz himself‹Louis B Mayer legendary studio head of Metro Goldwyn Mayer His job to track down a murderer stalking the back lots of one of Hollywood's most powerful movie companiesPeters sets to work plumbing the depths of a world of dreamers child stars and half sized philosophers helped by none other.

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Solid second entry in Stuart M Kaminsky s series of 1940s Hollywood based mysteries featuring private investigator Toby Peters Picking p immediately following the end of BULLET FOR A STAR this outing finds Peters attempting to nravel a mystery involving the murder of a former Munchkin whose body had been found on one of the old sets from THE WIZARD OF OZ An engaging tale well told I ll definitely be back for A good bit of fun Bit light on plot but some great dialogue in the vein of Chandlers Phillip Marlowe Raymond Chandler in fact makes a cameo appearancealong With Judy Garland And Judy Garland and Gable The plot centers around the murder of a munchkin from the movie The Wizard of Oz and is investigated by our PI Toby Peters Peters is your archetypal gumshoe world weary wisecracking and worn around the edges Kaminsky paints a nostalgic picture of 40 s la dropping nostalgic picture of 40 s LA dropping some current affairs from the period and if you dig the whole noir genre I think you ll *enjoy this Be warned this may change your opinions of munchkins *this Be warned this may change your opinions of munchkins a side note Kaminsky comes p with a great ote which I think is relevant todayFunny thing civilization It promises so much and what it delivers is mass production of shoddy merchandise and shoddy people How true How very true Another period piece Murder On. Someone had murdered a Munchkin The little man was lying on his back in the middle of the yellow brick road with his startled eyes looking into the overhead lights of an MGM sound stage He might have looked kind of cute in a tinsel town way if it hadn't been for the knife sticking out of his chest The year is 1940 and Los Angeles based private eye Toby. .

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In this series Bullet For A Star I did have a pause before I picked p the follow p The first volume had a tense scene of revelation actually take place on the set of Sam Spade s in The Maltese Falcon on the Warner Bros Lot While It Bros lot while it with phone call from Judy Garland asking Toby Peters to meet her at the yellow brick road I was worried that as much as I d liked it it was going to turn into a smart alecky set of that as much as I d liked it it was going to turn into a smart alecky set of interested in in jokes and star spotting than giving the reader proper detective fictionI needn t have frettedYes we have Garland Clark Gable and Raymond Chandler in the cast of character but actually we get a book here with a surprising amount of heft It feels properly hard boiled with tough guys tough dames and a twisting mystery that has an ndercurrent of real menace Hollywood itself is indeed a character but it s a character like New York is for Mike Hammer It doesn t over whelm all else Okay it s easy to guess who did it and that s The Affair of the Blue Pig undeniably a flaw though maybe one that s improvedpon in subseuent volumes but this is still a damn fine thriller that feels like detective story first and Hollywood pastiche distant second If you get chance please visit my blog at frjamesoncomLIke my Facebook pageOr follow me on Twitter or Instagram frjameson. Than Clark Gable Raymond Chandler and Judy Garland It's a treacherous trail of clues that Peters must follow; one as winding as the Yellow Brick Road and deadlier than a field of poppies But does Toby Peters possess enough brains heart and courage to solve this bizarre case before he becomes the latest victim of Hollywood's new Wicked Witch of the West.


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    Murder on the Yellow Brick Road [Pdf Download] Free read Ü eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Stuart M. Kaminsky Stuart M. Kaminsky ↠ 7 Free download The Toby Peters novels are solid three star mysteries but I like to give them an extra star because the gimmick of having golden age celebrities in this case Judy Garland and Raymond Chandler running around and interacting with the plot is just so fun

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    Murder on the Yellow Brick Road [Pdf Download] Free read Ü eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ↠ Stuart M. Kaminsky nice little mystery by Kamisky set on the MGM sound stage during filming of Wizard of Oz

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    Murder on the Yellow Brick Road [Pdf Download] A call from Judy Garland leads Toby Peters to the MGM lot and the sets for The Wizard of Oz seldom used since a year has passed since the picture was released But there Toby finds the body of a little person in Munchkin costume something the studio would like to keep as uiet as possible So Toby takes on the case interviewing witnesses including Clark Gable and Victor Fleming aided at one point by an enterprising young suspense writer named

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    Murder on the Yellow Brick Road [Pdf Download] A good bit of fun Bit light on plot but some great dialogue in the vein of Chandlers Phillip Marlowe Raymond Chandler in fact makes a cameo appearancealong with Judy Garland and Clark Gable The plot centers around the murder of a munchkin from the movie The Wizard of Oz and is investigated by our PI Toby Peters

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    Murder on the Yellow Brick Road [Pdf Download] There's a dead munchkin on the MGM lot Not just on the lot On the set of the Wizard And in costume This is not the kind of publicity a wholesome studio wants So enter Toby Peters slightly hard boiled and very hard luck private investigator Again Kaminsky hits the sweet spot with a compellingly readable book that's powered by a likeable protagonist and Kaminsky's knowledge of film history It's not great literature But the pages turn and you

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    Murder on the Yellow Brick Road [Pdf Download] Solid second entry in Stuart M Kaminsky's series of 1940s Hollywood based mysteries featuring private investigator Toby Pe

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