Robert B. Parker

Robert B. Parker was an American writer best known for his detective novels featuring the character Spenser. He was a prolific author who also wrote westerns and young adult novels. Parker's work has had a significant influence on the detective genre.


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  1. 1. Early Autumn

    "Early Autumn" is a gripping crime novel that follows Spenser, a tough private detective, as he takes on a new case involving a troubled teenager named Paul. As Spenser delves deeper into Paul's dysfunctional family and dangerous environment, he becomes determined to rescue the young boy from a life of crime and violence. Through his relentless pursuit of justice, Spenser must confront powerful adversaries while navigating the complexities of loyalty, love, and redemption.

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