Walter Mosley is probably most famous for his popular mystery series starring African-American detective Easy Rawlins. But he has written over 30 novels that have switched genres seamlessly, from mysteries to serious fiction. Mosley is a natural-born storyteller and, like all great novelists, has a knack for being able to capture the pulse of his era. He does that brilliantly here. THE LAST DAYS OF PTOLEMY GREY is one of his greatest novels and a terrific story.
Ptolemy Grey is 91 years old and in deep trouble when the book starts. Dementia has left him lost in a fog between things that happened to him eight decades bef