To Play the Fool
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To Play the Fool

Title:To Play the Fool
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  • Mar 06, 2012

    "What we have here is a failure to communicate;" especially when one character is "To Play the Fool." Laurie King won the Edgar Award for best first novel, "A Grave Talent," over 20 years ago; I came...

  • Dec 22, 2008

    In this one, book two, detective inspector Martinelli and her partner Hawkins (San Francisco PD) are to solve a mystery about the death of a homeless man. Their main suspect happens to be a much belov...

  • Mar 30, 2017

    Another good read featuring Kate Martinelli and her partner Al Hawkin where they try to solve the murder of a homeless man....

  • Dec 15, 2008

    The second of Laurie R. King's Kate Martinelli books, To Play the Fool, is a tightly written, thoughtful work, and was a nice re-introduction for me to the series. I'd previously read the third and th...

  • Apr 21, 2012

    To Play the Fool is the second of a series of mystery novels by Laurie King that feature the San Francisco homicide detective Kate Martinelli. The first book, A Grave Talent, was an Edgar Award winner...

  • Dec 28, 2008

    I usually avoid fiction and particularly mysteries, but my dad enthusiastically suggested I read this as it combined my passions for theology, social justice, poverty/homelessness, disabled communitie...

  • Feb 13, 2012

    I liked this better at the end than while reading it. I don't know, Kate Martinelli's personality somehow doesn't catch my interest...I have read others in the series and can't remember them at all.Ho...

  • Dec 19, 2007

    I really enjoyed this book. I was looking for another mystery from Ms. King after reading A Grave Talent and this one kinda was but not really. You don't really know who the killer is until the end bu...

  • Feb 24, 2014

    Kate Martinelli is back at work despite the reservations of her lover. She and Al Hawkin catch a case that began with the cremation of a beloved dog by the homeless community. Three weeks later the pa...

  • Jul 07, 2016

    A clever, well written, more than "just" a mystery story. Brother Erasmus (view spoiler)[a k a David Sawyer, professor turned homeless Fool (hide spoiler)] is an intriguing, endearing character, and h...