Eli Paxton

Created by Mike Resnick (1942-2020) "Marlowe's my dog. I don't like him much, and he's not real fond of me..." -- Eli in The Trojan Colt Noted sci-fi writer (and closet mystery fan) Resnick cried havoc and let slip a shaggy dog of a tale in 2001's Dog in the Manger. Down-but-not-quite-out fiftyish private eye … Continue reading Eli Paxton

Harry Stoner

Created by Jonathan Valin "As the morning wore on, I felt more and more as if I was doing the right thing. It gave me a short-lived feeling of decency." -- Harry sums up his worldview (Missing) In his mid-forties, too educted for his own good and no stranger to brooding and self-doubt, Cincinnati's HARRY … Continue reading Harry Stoner

David Stuart

Created by¬†James K. MacDougall A¬†former lawyer turned soft-spoken, literate Cincinnati gumshoe who drew occasional comparisons to Ross Macdonald, James K. MacDougall's DAVID STUART loves music and has a subscription to The New Yorker, but is prone to some over-boiled soliloquies in two novels from the seventies centered around families in turmoil. The setting was a … Continue reading David Stuart