Now is the Perfect Time to Rediscover Author Robert B. Parker

Meet the Man Who Saved the Hard-Boiled Detective Novel

Paul Combs
Jun 23 · 4 min read
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It has been more than ten years since Robert B. Parker, author of the Spenser detective novels, died at the age of 77. Starting in 1973 with The Godwulf Manuscript and continuing until his death in 2010, Parker published 40 Spenser novels, and particularly through the…