“Bourne Again”

By Stephen D. Rogers Winter/Spring 2002 I watched the cars speeding around the rotary, paid special attention to ones that veered off to head over the canal. Despite the "Cape Cod Tunnel" stickers that locals bought to infuriate the tourists, there were only two ways off the Cape. Since I couldn't see him going out … Continue reading “Bourne Again”

Aristotle “Soc” Socarides

Created by Paul Kemprecos Maybe it was due to my childhood obsession for Sea Hunt, but I loved Paul Kemprecos' books about ARISTOTLE "SOC" SOCARIDES, a part-time Cape Cod fisherman and deep sea diver who moonlights as a private eye -- or is it the other way around? Anyway, somehow his adventures seem to always revolve around the … Continue reading Aristotle “Soc” Socarides

Doc Adams

Created by Rick Boyer (1943--) A hard-boiled dentist? I shit thee not... CHARLIE "DOC" ADAMS is a Concord, Massachusetts-based oral surgeon who keeps getting drawn into investigations. Most are pretty hard-boiled (in the first, Billingsgate Shoals, he defeats a pursuing black hat by dropping a broken chunk of cast iron pipe down an enclosed exterior … Continue reading Doc Adams