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Cover detail from The Obama Inheritance, edited by Gary Phillips Three Rooms Press hide caption

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Collection Puts A Playful, Pulpy Twist On Preposterous Stories About Obama

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Little Green opens in 1967 and follows Easy Rawlins' search for a young man who disappeared after visiting the Sunset Strip, seen here in 1966. HF/AP hide caption

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Ever-Changing L.A. Links Walter Mosley To His Mid-Century P.I.

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A Wintry Mix: Alan Cheuse Selects The Season's Best

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In 'Shoot My Man,' Mosley Tells Tale Of Atonement

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Walter Mosley has written more than three dozen books, including 11 historical mysteries featuring detective Easy Rawlins. David Burnett via Riverhead Books hide caption

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Mosley's 'Last Days' Restores Memory, But At A Cost

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Walter Mosley's new novel, Known to Evil, is the latest in the Leonid McGill detective series. David Burnett/Penguin Group (USA) Inc. hide caption

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'Known To Evil' Author Explores Heroes, Redemption

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Easy Rawlins and the Unbearable Sadness of Being

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Mosley's Intergalactic Coming-of-Age Tale: '47'

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Easy Rawlins Is Back with a 'Cinnamon Kiss'

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Walter Mosley: A Slave's Flight to Freedom in '47'

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'Little Scarlet': Easy Rawlins, Through the Flames

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