Deep Blue Good-by

by John D. Macdonald

Publisher: Fawcett

Written in English
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The Deep Blue Good-by Synopsis "Travis McGee" is an adaptation of the John D. MacDonald mystery novel series. DiCaprio is in line to play Travis McGee, a self-described beach bum who lives aboard.

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In The Deep Blue Good-By, the first Deep Blue Good-by book John D. MacDonald's legendary Travis McGee series, McGee seeks to retrieve a fortune in gems smuggled into the U.S. at the end of WWII by the father of his client, Cathy Kerr, a down-and-out dancer.

Cathy's father died in prison without ever telling his family about the fortune/5(). THE DEEP BLUE GOOD-BY was my first experience with his writing and it enraptured me so hard that I almost requested a sabbatical at work to order and read his entire catalog.

THE DEEP BLUE GOOD-BY is a crazy good psychological foray into the world of domestic There's a lot of mid-century detective fiction out there for those who like the genre /5(1K).

― John D. MacDonald, The Deep Blue Good-By Moments of brilliance mixed with standard, hard-boiled detective fair. This wasn't my first John D. MacDonald, or even my first Travis McGee, but it is the first book in the series.

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"The Deep Blue Good-by" is the first in this series, published in It is amazing,too, that in reading it here in the yearthe book still stands as relevant now as it wasthen.

McGee, as usual, finds himself befriending and then helping out Cathy Kerr, whohas come to him in desperation.5/5(5). Deep Blue Good-by book From a beloved master Deep Blue Good-by book crime fiction, The Deep Blue Good-by is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

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We begin our conversation the same place John D. McDonald began his series, with 'The Deep Blue Good-by,' and we open it up for a group discussion of Author: Drew Mcweeny. Rosamund Pike Joins Christian Bale in The Deep Blue Good-by The Gone Girl star has joined James Mangold’s upcoming Travis McGee adaptation By Edward Douglas On Octo Now, thanks to Random House, readers can enjoy Travis McGee’s adventures via a new set of paperback editions.

MacDonald’s first McGee novel, The Deep Blue Good-by, was released last month in the US, and A Nightmare in Pink and A Purple Place for Dying are now available in both the US and UK. Subsequent books will also be released in due course. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

The deep blue good-by by John D. Macdonald; 1 edition; First published in The deep blue good-by | Open Library. The Deep Blue Good-by Plot: What's the story. Travis McGee, a free-living bachelor and reluctant hero who lives on a houseboat in Florida, works as a "salvage consultant," recovering property and money for clients and taking half the fee in return.

McGee takes on tracking down a treasure that a solider escaped with and hid after World War : Rosamund Pike.

From a beloved master of crime fiction, The Deep Blue Good-by is one of many classic novels featuring Travis McGee, the hard-boiled detective who lives on a houseboat.

Travis McGee is a self-described beach bum who won his houseboat in a card game. He’s also a knight-errant who’s wary of credit cards, retirement benefits, political parties, mortgages, and television.4/5().

TRAVIS McGEE He's a self-described beach bum who won his houseboat in a card game. He's also a knight errant who's wary of credit cards, retirement benefits, political parties, mortgages, and television.

He only works when his cash runs out and his rule is simple: he'll help you find whatever was taken from you, as long as he can keep half.4/5(22). McGee, graying around the edges of his sideburns (at least he talks that way), assumes his simplest job to date.

It's a search-and-destroy mission against one Junior Allen who comes out of prison with some money which belonged to lifer Kerr, whose daughter is one of two consecutive, willing victims. With The Dreadful Lemon Sky way up there on the best-seller list, you don't need to wonder or Author: John D.

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The Deep Blue Good-By clocks in at a trim pages in the Gold Medal first edition. No wasted or excess words here. Check it out. Series organizer Patti Abbott hosts more Friday Forgotten Book reviews at her own blog, and posts a complete list of participating blogs.

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Travis McGee is a fictional character, created by American mystery writer John D. is neither a police officer nor a private investigator; instead, he is a self-described "salvage consultant" who recovers others' property for a fee of 50%.McGee appeared in 21 novels, from The Deep Blue Good-by in to The Lonely Silver Rain in Inthe McGee novel The Green Ripper Created by: John D.

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