Paperback. English. Serpent's Tail. 2003. In fair condition.
Paris Minton doesn't want any trouble. He minds his second hand bookshop and his own business. But in 1950s Los Angeles, sometimes trouble finds him, no matter how hard he tries to avoid it. When the wealthiest woman in LAs nephew is missing and wanted for murder, she needs Paris Minton to help find him, even if she can't stand him. Paris and his friend Fearless Jones step inside the world of the black bourgeoisie, and find it filled with deceit and corruption. In a case filled with twists and turns and dead ends, it takes everything he has just to stay alive.Walter Mosley's voice and vision have made him one of the most entertaining and bestselling writers in the world of crime fiction. Fear Itself marks the return of a master at the top of his form.