Another Number for the Road (Cory Goodwin #1)

Another Number for the Road Cory Goodwin As the daughter of New York detective Archie Goodwin Cory Thorne s natural response to her crumbling marriage is to tackle a tough investigation Twenty years ago lead singer Mickey Ascher of The Rin

  • Title: Another Number for the Road (Cory Goodwin #1)
  • Author: C.J. Verburg
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  • Page: 142
  • Format: Kindle Edition
  • As the daughter of New York detective Archie Goodwin, Cory Thorne s natural response to her crumbling marriage is to tackle a tough investigation Twenty years ago, lead singer Mickey Ascher of The Rind was slaughtered in his Back Bay penthouse by an unknown assailant His guitarist and best friend, Dan Quasi, disappeared Now Unsolved Mysteries has pounced on the cold casAs the daughter of New York detective Archie Goodwin, Cory Thorne s natural response to her crumbling marriage is to tackle a tough investigation Twenty years ago, lead singer Mickey Ascher of The Rind was slaughtered in his Back Bay penthouse by an unknown assailant His guitarist and best friend, Dan Quasi, disappeared Now Unsolved Mysteries has pounced on the cold case, just when an upscale Boston exchange program is flying Dan Quasi s new band to Paris Why would a former rock roll legend, antiwar ringleader, and murder suspect choose the Eiffel Tower and EuroDisney for his overdue comeback Cory s quest for a scoop in the city where she married Larry Thorne pits the Bostonians musical mystery tour against her own search for lost time With drugs, sex, and long buried grudges popping up around the band like land mines, the nostalgia trip turns deadly Now Cory can t dodge her father s first question Who killed Mickey Ascher

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  • C.J. Verburg

    San Francisco writer CJ Verburg is an award winning playwright, theater director, and author of best selling books, including the international literature collections Ourselves Among Others and Making Contact Carol started her literary career before age one, telling stories to a rapt audience of stuffed animals In her early teens she wrote her first novel and won her first playwriting award At Mount Holyoke College she wrote the book and lyrics for the first rock musical, We Could Save the World, produced as the annual Junior Show After graduation she worked as a cocktail waitress, newspaper proofreader, part time boat builder, and then an in house and freelance trade and textbook editor in Boston and San Francisco Her mystery Silent Night Violent Night is an hommage to the noir side of publishing For many years Carol lived on Cape Cod, up the road from the artist and author Edward Gorey They became close friends and frequent collaborators on a variety of theatrical and other adventures, which inspired her multimedia memoir Edward Gorey On Stage and her mysteries Croaked and in the pipeline Zapped.

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  • A fun great read. The author sets the atmosphere perfectly, the characters feel real, and the story progresses a pleasurable pace. Many a time, I felt I was reading a rock and roll memoir or Rolling Stone piece, which simply pulled me further into the story. The author has also cleverly found a way for the reader to actually listen to the fictional band's music! If you like music and enjoy a mystery, seek out this book!



  • CJ Verburg's Another Number for the Road  has all you could ever want from a murder mystery set in two iconic periods of American history: the 1960s: Free Speech, Free Love, Stop the War, Civil Rights and sex, drugs, rock and roll; and 1980s: Reaganomics, Cold War Collapse, Punk Rock, big hair and bigger shoulders.Rock journo cum detective, Cory Goodwin (who has as many names as identities) goes on a “Magical Mystery Tour,” and then some, to recover her true inner self which has been consum [...]


  • This is actually the second outing for Cory (Cordelia) Goodwin, Boston journalist and daughter of Archie Goodwin, but I don't remember any details from the first, Silent Night, Violent Night, that would be relevant here. This time she's mostly in Paris, with much interesting local detail, covering a tour by a reconstituted rock band to which she was devoted to as a college student. The murder of the band's leader twenty years ago was never solved, and the conflicts that led to it are still causi [...]


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