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Memory Lane (Closed Until Further Notice)

Some months ago, my heart lifted when I walked into my local independent bookstore (Spectator Books in Oakland) to find Memory (Hard Case Crime; $7.99) by the late Donald Westlake piled high among the new arrivals. I had liked his final novel, Get Real, not too terribly much, so I was grateful for this surprise last call to what would be a fine finish to a great career.


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