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A Walk Among the Tombstones

Twelve step detective
Another Neeson phone threat
Do me a favour…

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Top Ten Books I'd Like to See as Movies or TV Shows

Top Ten Books I’d Love To See As Movies or Tv Shows

Top Ten Tuesday is hosted by The Broke and the Bookish. Every Tuesday they post a new Top Ten list prompt. 374 more words


Look Who's Reading "A Scourge of Vipers." It's Legendary Crime Novelist Lawrence Block!

Lawrence Block is one of the best, and one of the most prolific, crime novelists ever.  I caught up with him last week at BEA (Book Expo America) in New York City, where we both appeared at the Mystery Writers of America booth to sign copies of our latest books.  33 more words

He Was the Bed and Breakfast Man*

In yesterday’s post, I mentioned that B&B’s are a different sort of accommodation to boarding houses or lodges. They’re not usually intended for long-term guests. 957 more words


She Lived There With This Roommate I Despised*

Very often, young people don’t have the means to purchase or even lease a place to live by themselves. So they room with another person (sometimes more than one person). 1,066 more words

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LB & the Bear

He drives the truck. That makes me the monkey.

That’s Lawrence Block and myself, at the Dark City Lights: New York Stories launch party last night, held at The Mysterious Bookshop. 297 more words


Winners, Losers, and Survivors: A Crime Blog [Basic Instinct]

Welcome to San Francisco Crime Month, where I look at SF-based crime films, decade by decade. Today I will begin the 1990s, with the 1992 Paul Verhoeven film, Basic Instinct. 907 more words

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