Fictional hero of John D. MacDonald
's Travis McGee series, a collection of 21 mystery novels written from the mid 1960s to the mid 1980s.
Travis McGee has a laidback lifestyle, living aboard his houseboat "The Busted Flush
" and "taking his retirement in installments
." He occasionally helps someone recover something they lost, keeping half the value.
Travis travels the country in his adventures, but calls Slip F-18
, Bahia Mar
, Ft. Lauderdale
The novels are excellent reading and are filled with MacDonald's critical look at modern progress.
The list of McGee novels:
You'll notice that each title contains a color