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2 December 2016: 'Rectify' is a rare gem

There are a few things in this world that I really, really like (in no particular order):

  1. The Deep South
  2. Crime fiction
  3. Justified
  4. Ray McKinnon…
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What Went Right With... A Walk Among The Tombstones?

‘A Walk Among The Tombstones’ is a movie about a retired cop and ex-alcoholic named Matt Scudder who is hired by a drug trafficker to track down the kidnappers who killed his wife. 831 more words


Krimis, die man 2016 lesen sollte (IX)

“Der anatolische Panther” von André Pilz steht ganz oben auf meiner Leseliste. Sein Vorgänger “Die Lieder, das Töten” steht leider seit Jahren bei mir ungelesen herum, obwohl dieses Buch nach einer außergewöhnlichen Krimilektüre (ein Super-Gau in Deutschland, mann stelle sich das einmal vor! 927 more words

Krimis, Die Man Lesen Sollte

23 November 2016: Today's crime fiction links

Chilling Realities, From Bereavement Blues To Right-Wing ExtremismHere’s a real treat for fans of Lawrence Block, one of crime fiction’s most adored grandmasters. His first crime novel, written half a century ago, published obscurely under a pseudonym and lost until now, is finally reprinted.  189 more words

60 Is the New . . . (December 2016)

Editing a magazine is all about novelty—the next issue, the new stories, the new authors. One of the nice things about a significant anniversary is the occasion to pause and reflect. 193 more words