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Craig McDonald: Print the Legend

Considering that it revolves around Ernest Hemingway’s 1961 suicide by shotgun, I suppose it would be indelicate of me to say that Craig McDonald’s Print the Legend blew me away, but in the noir spirit of the book I’ll say it anyway. Most of the action takes place four years later at a 1965 academic […]

Craig McDonald: One True Sentence

Instead of proceeding chronologically with the events of his protagonist’s life, Craig McDonald has hop scotched around to different eras in his series about pulp writer and Hemingway pal Hector Lassiter. There’s nothing wrong with that, but it’s hard to see how he could have waited until his fourth installment, One True Sentence, to plunge […]

Noir

Megan Abbott: Bury Me Deep – Die a Little – The Song is You – You Will Know Me Patricia Abbott: Shot in Detroit Jan Brogan: A Confidential Source – Yesterday’s Fatal James Ellroy and Otto Penzler (editors): Best American Noir of the Century Steve Hamilton: The Second Life of Nick Mason Michael Harvey: Brighton Charlie […]