Tag Archives: Florida fiction

REVIEW: “THE GIRL WITH THE DEEP BLUE EYES”

Doak Miller’s done his twenty-five years with the NYPD. Pensioned off, he wants a quieter life, so he moves to Gallatin County, hidden away in the big bend of Florida. He gets his private investigator’s license, hoping to pick up a little off-the-books work on the side. It’s been three years now, time enough to […]

REVIEW: “THE SQUEEZE”

THE SQUEEZE by Gil Brewer (1955) Review by Mike Dennis A fortune in illicit cash, a sinister gambling joint operator, a gorgeous redhead, and enough double-crossing to last a lifetime…those are the building blocks of The Squeeze, a fast-moving novel by Gil Brewer. Written in 1955, The Squeeze is centered around Joe Maule, a Chicago […]