The Question and Answer section for Devil in a Blue Dress is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Dupree moved in with Coretta because he was evicted from his apartment.
Benny told Easy that he fired him because he was in a bad mood, and Easy refused to work extra hours.
Easy responded that Benny fired him because he was black.
Joppy's Bar is described as a small bar on the second floor of a building that housed a butcher's warehouse. It reeked of rotten meat and its primary customers were butchers, as they were the only ones who could stand the smell. The setting was...