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Bird in a cage by Frédéric Dard

Bird in a cage by Frédéric Dard

French Noir fiction

Original title – Le Monte-charge

Translator – David Bellos

Source – Library book

This is my third choice for Pushkin press fortnight and the first from the Vertigo range I have read , which is a collection of Crime and Noir novels from around the world . 680 more words

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Breathing into Marble by Laura Sintija Cerniauskaite

Breathing into Marble by Laura Sintija Cerniauskaite

Lithuanian Fiction

Original title – Kvėpavimas į marmurą

Translator – Marija Marcinkute

Source – review copy

As I said yesterday in my wrap up there was three new publishers last month and here is another Noir press is a new small press focusing on Baltic fiction. 602 more words

2017

Pleasure Model - Christopher Rowley (Netherworld #1)

I had never heard of Heavy Metal Pulp genre until a couple weeks ago. While stumbling around my boyfriend’s book horde, I found this strange novel scattered among the shelves. 351 more words

Books

Ye Bigge Sleepe, Part 3: Beauty and Intellect in Bologna

Summary: It’s my toughest case yet: An apparent 14th-Century manuscript of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, only the 2nd ever discovered. Genuine or fake? 1,790 more words

Travel

Ye Bigge Sleepe, Part 2: Stolen Parchment

Summary: It’s my toughest case yet: what seems to be a 14th-Century manuscript of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, only the second one ever discovered. 909 more words

Books, Reading, Writing

My Toughest Case: Ye Bigge Sleepe

It was cold in Los Angeles. I’d never felt it as cold as that.

Only 5 o’clock on a Sunday and the streets were almost empty. 1,014 more words

Books, Reading, Writing

[Free eBook] Curse the Names by Robert Arellano [Literary Noir Technothriller]

Curse the Names by Robert Arellano, an Edgar Award-nominated author, is is his standalone hybrid literary fiction/noir crime technothriller novel, free for a limited time courtesy of publisher Akashic Books. 275 more words

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