The Monkey's Raincoat By Robert Crais, The Monkey s Raincoat Elvis Cole Jan , The Monkey s Raincoat is the first book in Robert Crais s now eighteen strong series of Elvis Cole and Joe Pike novels The two guys s adventure starts when Ellen Lang and Janet Simon show up in Cole s office Lang is there because her friend Janet has dragged her along. The Monkey s Raincoat Elvis Cole, by Robert Crais Jul , Crais first book, The Monkey s Raincoat, is full of one P.I trope after another, with a s plot ripped off from Miami Vice, and characters created with the depth of pop psychology from Donahue We begin in Elvis office, where he s busy staring at his Pinocchio clock Ellen Lang arrives, best friend dragging her through the door. The Monkey s Raincoat The Monkey s Raincoat by Robert Crais, Paperback Barnes In The Monkey s Raincoat, Robert Crais has set his stage with two superb characters in Cole and Pike, and I just happen to have Acts Two Stalking the Angel and Three Lullaby Town waiting in the wings.Now if I could only find myself one of those Pinocchio clocks. The Monkey s Raincoat Summary Study Guide The Monkey s Raincoat is the story of L.A detective Elvis Cole, who is hired by Ellen Lang to find her husband and young son Elvis discovers that Mort Lang has been killed by wealthy ex bullfighter Dom Duran, because Duran believes Mort stole two kilos of cocaine Perry, Ellen s son, is Robert Crais The Monkey s Raincoat ROBERT CRAIS THE MONKEY S RAINCOAT The novel that introduced Elvis Cole, L.A Private Eye and his partner, Joe Pike Ellen Lang walks into Cole s Disney Deco office and hires Elvis to find her husband and son.
When quiet Ellen Lang enters Elvis s office, she s lost her husband and her son Their search down the seamy side of Hollywood s studio lots and sculptured lawns soon leads them deep into a nasty netherworld of drugs and sex and murder.