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Book Review: Six Bad Things by Charlie Huston

It was the blurb on the cover that did it. “This is one mean, cold, slit-eyed mother of a book.” — Peter Straub.

A couple weeks ago, I roamed Omaha’s wonderful… 231 more words


Review: Already Dead - Charlie Huston

Already Dead by Charlie Huston

My rating: 3 of 5 stars

Opening sentence: I smell them before I see them.

A vampire noir style detective mystery novel. 595 more words

An ex-jock gets tangled up in a scheme to abscond with ill-gotten cash in the crime thriller ‘Caught Stealing’

By Matthew E. Milliken
June 30, 2016

More than 16 years ago, novelist Colin Harrison published a gritty crime thriller called Afterburn. I read it not long after its release, and while a lot of the details have faded with time, I remember its brutality. 607 more words


Book Review: The Shotgun Rule by Charlie Huston

Charlie Huston is an author I’ve really enjoyed reading in the past. The Hank Thompson trilogy is one of my favorite modern noir stories I have read. 268 more words