Have You Heard the News?

Word on the Street 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 were worth clicking. Feel free to comment below, or follow me on Twitter. A Detective’s Detective The story of San Francosco private eye David Fechheimer who, … Continue reading Have You Heard the News?

Video, DVD, Blu-Ray & Streaming

Recent and Upcoming Releases   April 2019 Noir Archive Volume 1: 1944-1954 9 Movie Collection | Buy the Blu-Ray Now that almost all the classics, near-classics and almost everything thing else tangentially noir has been released and re-released, here are a few more. Address Unknown (1944); Escape in the Fog (1945); The Guilt of Janet James (1947); The … 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 This page is occasionally out-of-date, but we're doing much much better than we used to.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. Sorry, authors, I'm … Continue reading The P.I. Calendar

Audio

Recent and Upcoming Releases November 2019 Audio Atkins, Ace, Angel Eyes (Spenser) | Buy the audio October 2019 Audio Child, Lee, Blue Moon (Jack Reacher) | Buy the audio Connelly, Michael, Night Fire (Harry Bosch & Renée Ballard) | Buy the audio September 2019 Audio Glover, Allen, TV Noir: Dark Drama on the Small Screen (reference) | Buy the audio August 2019 Audio … Continue reading Audio

Comics & Graphic Novels

Recent and Upcoming Releases COMICS (COMING SOON, CURRENT & ON-GOING) FairLady Jessica Jones never had a giant, hunky CatMan for a partner. But Jenner Faulds, the female P.I. in this new monthly fantasy series from Image does.It's being pitched as Magnum P.I. meets Fables. Uh-huh...(April 2019) Stiletto: Officer Down When two cops guarding a material … Continue reading Comics & Graphic Novels

Digital

Recent and Upcoming Releases November 2019 E-books Atkins, Ace, Angel Eyes (Spenser) | Kindle it! Collins, Max Allan, Killing Quarry (Quarry) | Kindle it! Mofina, Rick, The Lying House (non-P.I.; standalone) | Kindle it! October 2019 E-books Child, Lee, Blue Moon (Jack Reacher) | Kindle it! Connelly, Michael, Night Fire (Harry Bosch & Renée Ballard) | Kindle it! Kraus, Daniel, Blood Sugar (non-P.I.; hallowe'en noir) | Kindle … Continue reading Digital

Reference, Non-Fiction & True Crime

Recent and Upcoming Releases October 2019 Reference, Non-Fiction and True Crime Barker, Deborah E., & Theresa Starkey, editors, Detecting the South in Fiction, Film, and Television (non-fiction) | Buy this book Series of thoughtful essays on the growing presence of the American South in crime fiction and film noir, and what it means, as it explores the work and influence … Continue reading Reference, Non-Fiction & True Crime

Collections & Anthologies

Recent and Upcoming Releases July 2019 Collection and Anthologies Vorzimmer, Jeff, editor, The Best of Manhunt (anthology) | Buy this book 39  stories from the acclaimed digest, including stories by Ed McBain, Mickey Spillane, Richard Deming, Jonathan Craig, Hal Ellson, Robert Turner, Jack Ritchie, Frank Kane, Craig Rice, Fletcher Flora, Talmage Powell, Richard S. Prather, David Alexander, … Continue reading Collections & Anthologies

Paperbacks

Recent and Upcoming Releases  November 2019 Paperbacks Collins, Max Allan, Killing Quarry (Quarry) | Buy this book | Kindle it! Mofina, Rick, The Lying House (non-P.I.; standalone) | Buy this book | Kindle it! October 2019 Paperbacks Kraus, Daniel, Blood Sugar (non-P.I.; hallowe'en noir) | Buy this book | Kindle it! September 2019 Paperbacks Hamilton, Glen Erik, Mercy River (Van Shaw) (r) | Buy this book | Buy the audio | Kindle it! … Continue reading Paperbacks

Hardcovers

Recent and Upcoming Releases   December 2019 Hardcovers Estleman, Loren D., When Old Midnight Comes Along (Amos Walker!) | Buy this book | Kindle it! November 2019 Hardcovers Atkins, Ace, Angel Eyes (Spenser) | Buy this book | Buy the audio | Kindle it! October 2019 Hardcovers Barker, Deborah E., & Theresa Starkey, editors, Detecting the South in Fiction, Film, and Television (non-fiction) | Buy this book Child, … Continue reading Hardcovers