Tag Archives: The Killer Inside Me

COVER ME!!

Covers. Every author’s favorite subject. Especially when the cover design for his/her novel is imminent. I would imagine that during this uncertain period, more Tums are consumed per capita among crime fiction authors than at any other time. And for good reason. Covers are the source of great anxiety. Will it be dynamite? Will it […]

FROM THOSE WONDERFUL FOLKS WHO GAVE YOU LUST, GREED, AND DEATH.

While surfing the blogosphere today, I came upon Rob Kitchin’s blogspot. Rob is an Irish author who’s in search of pre-1970 crime fiction classics to read. Okay, Rob, here’s my list, in no particular order. 1. The Grifters, Jim Thompson, 1963 2. Double Indemnity, James M Cain, 1936 3. The Maltese Falcon, Dashiell Hammett, 1929 […]