Have You Heard the News?

Wherein I talk a little about what's up in the P.I. world, for better or worse, and point toward a few recent links I thought may warrant further investigation. Feel free to comment below, or follow me on Twitter. Spenser Confidential Mark Wahlberg "might" make a decent Spenser, but judging from the official Netflix trailer for … Continue reading Have You Heard the News?

Video, DVD, Blu-Ray & Streaming

Recent and Upcoming Releases October 2019 Veronica Mars 2019: The Complete First Season | Buy the DVD | Buy the Blu-Ray It's a calculated bit of a misnomer -- but any measure, this is really the fourth season (not counting the movie), although, technically it IS the first season on Hulu. Still, however you number it, it's a good … Continue reading Video, DVD, Blu-Ray & Streaming

The P.I. Calendar

Okay, okay, I know. This page is occasionally out-of-date, but we're doing much much better than we used to. If you've got a relevant event -- a convention, a fan event, a Noir-at-the-Bar, a mystery-writing course or something -- coming up, tell me... Or at least put me on your mailing list, if you're organized … Continue reading The P.I. Calendar

Audio

Recent and Upcoming Releases May 2020 Audio Deaver, Jeffrey, The Goodbye Man (Colter Shaw) | Buy the audio April 2020 Audio Sandford, John, Masked Prey (non-P.I.; Lucas Davenport) | Buy the audio March 2020 Audio Coben, Harlan, The Boy from the Woods (non-P.I.) | Buy the audio Pinter, Jason, Hide Away (1: Rachel Marin) | Buy the audio February 2020 Audio Little, Elizabeth, Pretty … Continue reading Audio

Comics & Graphic Novels

Recent and Upcoming Releases COMICS (COMING SOON, CURRENT & ON-GOING) Jessica Jones: Blind Spot Finally! The critically acclaimed, six-part Marvel Digital Original mini-series by Kelly Thompson and Mattia De Iulis from 2018 is available in print as a monthly! With the Purple Man apparently gone for good, Jessica, Luke Cage, and their daughter, Danielle, should be doing … Continue reading Comics & Graphic Novels

Digital

Recent and Upcoming Releases 2020 August 2020 eBooks Bancroft, Colette, editor, Tampa Bay Noir (Akashic noir) | Kindle it! George, Nelson, The Darkest Hearts ( D Hunter) | Kindle it! Mengiste, Maaza, editor, Addis Ababa Noir (Akashic noir) | Kindle it! June 2020 eBooks Knowles, Mike, Running from the Dead (1: Sam Jones) | Kindle it! Lee, Susanna, Detectives in the Shadows (non-fiction) | Kindle it! May 2020 eBooks Cartmel, … Continue reading Digital

Reference, Non-Fiction & True Crime

Recent and Upcoming Releases June 2020 Reference, Non-Fiction and True Crime Lee, Susanna, Detectives in the Shadows (non-fiction) | Buy this book | Kindle it! Literary and cultural critic Susanna Lee tracks the evolution of the American private eye, from Race Williams to Jessica Jones, what makes himtick, and why we're obsessed with the "good guy with a gun." December 2019 Reference, Non-Fiction … Continue reading Reference, Non-Fiction & True Crime

Collections & Anthologies

Recent and Upcoming Releases 2020 September 2020 Collections & Anthologies Brown, Fredric, The Complete Ed & Am Hunter Mysteries (Ed & Am Hunter) Prestigious two-volume set from Haffner Press, with an introduction by Jack Seabrook. August 2020 Collections & Anthologies Bancroft, Colette, editor, Tampa Bay Noir (Akashic noir) | Buy this book | Kindle it! Mengiste, Maaza, editor, Addis Ababa Noir (Akashic noir) | Buy this … Continue reading Collections & Anthologies

Paperbacks

Recent and Upcoming Releases  2020 August 2020 Paperbacks Bancroft, Colette, editor, Tampa Bay Noir (Akashic noir) | Buy this book | Kindle it! Colt, Peter, The Off-Islander (1: Andy Roark) (r) | Buy this book | Buy the audio | Kindle it! George, Nelson, The Darkest Hearts ( D Hunter) | Buy this book | Kindle it! Mengiste, Maaza, editor, Addis Ababa Noir (Akashic noir) | Buy this book | Kindle it! July 2020 Paperbacks … Continue reading Paperbacks

Hardcovers

Recent and Upcoming Releases August 2020 Hardcovers George, Nelson, The Darkest Hearts ( D Hunter) | Buy this book | Kindle it! July 2020 Hardcovers Davis, Lindsey, Grove of the Caesars (Flavia Albia) | Buy this book June 2020 Hardcovers Lee, Susanna, Detectives in the Shadows (non-fiction) | Buy this book | Kindle it! May 2020 Hardcovers Deaver, Jeffrey, The Goodbye Man (Colter Shaw) | Buy this book | Buy the audio | Kindle it! Hallinan, … Continue reading Hardcovers