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Partners in work and life, this writing duo has an abiding love for America’s West.
David Morrell's tale of the crypt.
Metta Fuller Victor (1831–1885) was a writer, editor, abolitionist, moral reformer—and the first American mystery novelist.
The 10 best books about the literary life.
I never met the man, but I understand he enjoyed the occasional cigar, so right there, he must have been okay. The fact that Howard Fast’s life plays out much like one of his proletarian novels no doubt tickled him, and that he had a long life and produced work in various mediums is something to envy.
The earliest known Sherlockian parody may be by J.M. Barrie, best known today as the creator of Peter Pan, and a close friend of Arthur Conan Doyle. Herewith, the piece which first appeared in The Speaker, November 28, 1891, four year after Holmes’ first appearance in print.
Exciting new voices in the private-eye novel: Ingrid Thoft, Lisa Brackmann, and Sara Gran.
The celebrated author of Sleuth had a long and varied criminal career.