The Grey Flannel Shroud

by Henry Slesar

Publisher: Prescott Pr

Written in English
Published: Pages: 176 Downloads: 249
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Subjects:

  • American Mystery & Suspense Fiction,
  • Large Print

Edition Notes

Black Dagger Crime Series

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages176
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11668700M
ISBN 100862207339
ISBN 109780862207335
OCLC/WorldCa59861273

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It is cheeky, lusty and a little bit goofy. There's a mystery in here, but it never gets in the way of a good story. Slesar has packed his book with endearing characters and their Madison Avenue misadventures.

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The film focuses on Tom Rath, a young World War II veteran trying to balance his marriage and family life with the demands of a new job while dealing with the Music by: Bernard Herrmann. The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit, published the year I was born, was a great commentary on the struggles of a young couple uncertain about their future.

Having spent my career in PR, I especially enjoyed the drama associated with the CEO's speech that was so prominent in the first half of the book/5. Another foray into the ad-agency world—as wryly viewed by ex-member Orenstein (Murder on Madison Avenue).

This time research VP Ev Franklin and wife Jane are attending a demonstration meeting for new software, designed and set up by sly, unloved whiz-kid Len Gorski. So the Franklins are in a fine position to witness Gorski's death—when a computer fires bullets into the murder-victim.

Wilson published 15 books, including the bestsellers The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit () and A Summer Place (), both of which were adapted into feature movies. A later novel, A Sense of Values, in which protagonist Nathan Bond is a disenchanted cartoonist involved with adultery and alcoholism, was not well ves: Albert F.

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CONCLUSION/5(). Universally acclaimed when first published inThe Man in the Gray Flannel Suit captured the mood of a generation. Its title — like Catch and Fahrenheit — has become a part of America’s cultural vocabulary. Tom Rath doesn’t want anything extraordinary out of life: just a decent home, enough money to support his family, and a career that won’t crush his spirit/5(13).

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He sold nearly short stories before the publication of his first book “The Gray Flannel Shroud,” which won the first of two Edgar Awards. Several of his stories were later adapted for the TV series “Alfred Hitchcock Presents.” The director also wrote the introduction to a collection of Slesar’s stories.12 quotes from The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit: ‘The definition of a beautiful woman is one who loves me.’ Rate this book.

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