publication date: Wednesday, September 7, 2016 (part of Fall 2016)

category: Literature

clue: This Canadian author hit the bullseye with his novels about the seedy side of Santa Barbara.

explanation: Macdonald was a crime fiction author praised for his books about fictional investigator Lew Archer ("bullseye") set in Santa Teresa, a fictionalized Santa Barbara. more…

difficulty: hard

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Justin Woods, Samir Mehta, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, Matthew Preston, and Jesse King


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