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A Language Not Always Universal

Since I first heard this Junot Diaz quote I’ve been intrigued:

“Motherfuckers will read a book that’s 1/3 elvish, but put two sentences in Spanish and White people think we’re taking over.” – Junot Diaz… 455 more words

Crime Fiction Round-Up

November is proving to be an interesting month for crime fiction and it would be a shame not share some of the events with readers of this blog. 558 more words


(Belated) Cryptoquote Spoiler - 10/30/14

“Anyone who doesn’t know that politics is crime has got a few screws loose.”   —   YUR

(A good friend of mine always refers to federal politics as the mob on steroids.  147 more words


The King of L.A. Noir in Glasgow

Nordic Noir are off to see James Ellroy speak in Glasgow this Thursday at the Mitchell Theatre.  Appearing as part of  Aye Write , Glasgow’s book festival we will spend an hour in the company of the King of L.A. 64 more words


Interview With Author Alex Segura

Alex Segura’s debut novel, “Silent City,” recently redefined Florida noir. Alex agreed to answer a few questions for “Chamber of the Bizarre.”

Q: Can you give us some background about yourself? 809 more words