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Léo Malet detektivní (Prague, 1967)

(With thanks to Marcela Bucova)

The Prag-based publisher Odeon published in 1967 a Czech translation of  three adventures of Nestor Burma,  the Parisian private eye invented by Léo Malet. 367 more words

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Book Review: The Deep Blue Good-by, by John D. MacDonald

The last book on my Destination: Florida reading list, The Deep Blue Good-by centers around Travis McGee, someone I would call a “fixer.” Travis is a beach bum living aboard a houseboat in Ft. 516 more words

Reviews

THE DEEP BLUE GOOD-BY

This is one I picked up with some reservations. For starters, there’s the fact that it’s the first in a long series. I’m not exactly anti-series characters, but I will admit to being something less than a fan. 801 more words

Noir Fiction

Bookends: The book that launched the Travis McGee series is a great beginning

Bookends: The book that launched the Travis McGee series is a great beginning

By Dan Davidson

June 4, 2014

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