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The death of my old friend Lauren Bacall set me thinking of her first movie, To Have and Have not.

The death of my old friend Lauren Bacall set me thinking of her first movie, To Have and Have not. She was 19 and Humphrey Bogart was 45. 532 more words

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"Providence Rag" Named One of the Ten Best Crime Novels of the Year

My thanks to the great folks at Book People, Texas’s largest independent bookstore, for listing Providence Rag as one of the ten best crime novels (so far) of 2014. 78 more words

One of my Constant Readers expressed surprise that there were tobacco fields in New England, also Indians.

 

One of my Constant Readers expressed surprise that there were tobacco fields in New England, also Indians.

She thought tobacco was only grown Down South and Injuns only lived Out West. 362 more words

Crime

Fall 2014: Windy City Sinners, comic crime novel by Melanie Villines

On Chicago’s Northwest Side, a dry cleaning establishment promises to remove grease, grime, stains — and now sin, for a price. Business is booming. Location, Location, Location!

Crime Novels

Author Paul Doiron Talks About his New Novel, Writing and Success

By Peggy Morehouse Strack

Author Paul Doiron strolled into the upper level of Northshire Bookstore in Saratoga Springs for his book reading and signing wearing a well-earned smile. 1,921 more words

Writing

Goodreads is a great place for readers and writers - have a look.

I’ve been answering questions on Goodreads and I thought I’d share them with others here.  I hope you will contact me here or via Goodreads with your questions and comments please. 346 more words

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