Murder in the Library (Index)

What's on your bookshelf? COLLECTIONS & ANTHOLOGIES The Best Anthologies of Original P.I. Stories The Best Anthologies of Hard-Boiled, Noir & Pulp Reprints Other Mystery Anthologies Worth Hunting For The Mystery Writers of America Anthologies The Akashic Noir Series The Best American Mystery Stories PERIODICALS The Best Crime & Detective Pulps The Crime & Detective … Continue reading Murder in the Library (Index)

My Bookshelf (Index)

A Salute to Some of the Books I Loved (or Lusted After) The Great American Detective Edited by William Kittridedge & Steven M. Krauzer One Night with Nora Blonde Ale Well, the empties are on my shelf... The Graphic Canon of Crime & Mystery Volumes One and Two Edited by Russ Kick Private Eye Action As You … Continue reading My Bookshelf (Index)

My Scrapbook (Index)

A Cornucopia of Tear Sheets, Illustrations, Photos, Scribbles & Other Crap That I Think is Cool "I'll Be Waiting" Chandler Cracks The Saturday Evening Post. Illustrations by Hy Rubin. "By Heart" by Emily St. John Mandel Garfield's Babes & Bullets Production Cel The Hard-boiledness Scale Ten Hard-boiled Dicks, Rated Peter Scratch An ad and a couple … Continue reading My Scrapbook (Index)


A never-complete listing of private dicks and janes, and selected other tough guys and gals, listed by character, with all appearances in novels, short stories, film, television, radio and other media that I could find. Inclusion on this list generally means I've heard of the eye, and that if a bio and bibliography is missing, … Continue reading Eyes/Alphabetical