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"Corrida de Toros", a short story by Sam Hawken

“He wanted to be out of Mexico, and he never wanted to come back.”

Read the story here: http://www.samhawken.com/?p=10948#more-10948

Crime Novel

Jar City & Friends

I don’t consider myself an avid mystery reader, but every once in a while, I can get suckered in by the suspense and intrigue. There have been a few mysteries written by Americans that I enjoyed, none that I became succumbed by. 1,049 more words


In My Opinion – Review of “The Innocent” by Vincent Zandri

Getting caught is simply not an option.  It’s been a year since Jack Marconi’s wife was killed. Ever since, he’s been slipping up at his job as warden at an upstate New York prison. 260 more words

In My Opinion - Book Reviews

Gangs of Wasseypur

The small town of Wasseypur is located in northeastern India, absorbed in many ways by the larger city of Dhanbad. Wasseypur is sort of the Newburgh, New York or Camden, New Jersey to Dhanbad’s New York City or Philadelphia — a small, incredibly dangerous, largely lawless enclave attached to the outskirts of a much larger town. 5,355 more words

Film & TV

Florida noir trilogy wraps up with a big bang

The Big Hello, by Michael Lister. Pulpwood Press. 215 pages. Hardcover $26.99.

Michael Lister is the bard of the Florida Panhandle. His crime novels, distributed through several ongoing series, set a very high standard for originality, style, and impact. 462 more words

Authors And Books