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Heroes for Hire: Doing Good Deeds With a Grimace

I love anti-heroes.

I relate to them better. I think the capital “H” heroes like Superman–the ones who fight for good and justice without expecting a reward–are great too. 980 more words

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Book Challenge 2015 Review: The Maltese Falcon, by Dashiell Hammett

No matter what else happens, Sam Spade will always be Humphrey Bogart in my mind. Even reading the book, he totally fits the character. Thank you, George Raft for turning down the movie role so that Bogey could take it. 636 more words

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Interrogation: Jake Hinkson

Who: Jake Hinkson

What: Jake Hinkson is the author of three novels, including HELL ON CHURCH STREET, THE POSTHUMOUS MAN, THE BIG UGLY. He has also published a novella, SAINT HOMICIDE, and a short story collection, … 1,772 more words

Writer on location: Samui

My unpublished novel Bloody Paradise is set entirely on Koh Samui, the Thai resort island in the South China Sea. Whereas the Val Benson novels ( 527 more words

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