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Other books by Joseph Hansen Death Claims Troublemaker One Foot in the Boat (verse) The Man Everybody Was Afraid . a Dave Branstetter mystery. The University of Wisconsin Press. This book is a work of fiction.
Other books by Joseph Hansen Death Claims Troublemaker One Foot in the Boat (verse) The Man Everybody Was Afraid Of The Dog a half-finished story of an unhappy seaside summer. Names, characters, places, and incidents are either products of the author’s imagination or used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual events or individuals-living or dead-is entirely coincidental.
Fadeout" is the first of Joseph Hansen's twelve classic mysteries featuring rugged Dave Brandstetter, an insurance investigator who is contentedly gay. When entertainer Fox Olson's car plunges off a bridge in a storm, a death claim is filed, but where is Olson's body? As Brandstetter questions. When entertainer Fox Olson's car plunges off a bridge in a storm, a death claim is filed, but where is Olson's body? As Brandstetter questions family, fans, and detractors, he grows certain Olson is still alive and that Dave must find him before the would-be killer does. Suspenseful and wry, shrewd and deeply felt, Fadeout remains as fresh today as when it startled readers more than thirty years ago.
Joseph Hansen (July 19, 1923 – November 24, 2004) was an American crime writer and poet, best known for a series of novels featuring private eye Dave Brandstetter. Hansen was born in 1923 in Aberdeen, South Dakota, and grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota, and Altadena, California
Fadeout by Joseph Hansen is an excellent story, very well written and with the identity of the murderer kept secret . The author, Joseph Hansen, (1923-2004) was no slouch himself, writing poetry and publishing 40 novels over his long life of writing.
Fadeout by Joseph Hansen is an excellent story, very well written and with the identity of the murderer kept secret until the very end. The star of the story is Dave Brandstetter, an insurance investigator, who is extra smart, personable and gay. What’s remarkable is that it was the first of 12 Dave Brandstetter mystery novels, and this one was published in 1970. This story takes place in Southern California and is in many ways a sweet throw-back to a romanticized era long-gone, not only from our memories, but largely from literature as well.
Joseph Hansen (1923–2004) was an American author of mysteries. Using the pseudonyms Rose Brock and James Colton, Hansen published five novels and a collection of short stories before the appearance of Fadeout (1970), the first novel published under his own name. The son of a South Dakota shoemaker, he moved to a California citrus farm with his family. The book introduced street-smart insurance investigator Dave Brandstetter, a complex, openly gay hero who grew and changed over the series’s twelve novels.
He'd been using it all afternoon. His hand was cramped. His ear felt bruised. He shook his head at the man standing in the doorway, lean, erect and ruddy ge. His voice was as handsome as the rest of him. "God knows," he said, "you've tried. The police haven't turned up any Ferrari in Fresno.
Fadeout is the first of Joseph Hansen's twelve classic mysteries featuring rugged Dave Brandstetter, an insurance investigator who is contentedly gay.
On Dave Brandstetter Created by Joseph Hansen"But with so many dying, we better love each other for real, and all we can-we're so lucky to have the chance. -Cecil, to Dave, in A Country of Old Men"In many ways a conventional . although he is in fact an insurance claims investigator-Dave Brandstetter makes for an interesting read partly because he is one of the few convincing (male) gay characters in crime writing.
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