Easy does it: Mosley brings back detective hero (AP)

FILE - In this Nov. 17, 2010 file photo, author Walter Mosley attends a special screening of 'Frankie & Alice' in New York. Mosley announced he'll write two more Easy Rawlins detective series novels, a resurrection worthy of one of his favorite comic books. The first for Doubleday is due in 2013 and picks up where the once terminal 'Blonde Faith' left off. His new Leonid McGill novel 'The Thrill is Gone' hits shelves in January. (AP Photo/Peter Kramer, File)AP – When author Walter Mosley announced the beloved Easy Rawlins detective series was likely at an end, he got an immediate and powerful reaction.