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/The Best American Mystery & Suspense The Mysterious Bookshop Presents The Best … Continue reading Murder in the Library (Index)

My Bookshelf (Index)

A Salute to Some of the Books I Loved (or Lusted After) The Pulps: Fifty Years of American Pop Culture Edited by Toby Goodstone 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 … Continue reading My Bookshelf (Index)

My Scrapbook (Index)

A Cornucopia of Tear Sheets, Illustrations, Photos, Scribbles & Other Crap That I Think is Cool The Encyclopedia Brown Comic Strip The Shaft Comic Strip You, Too, Can Be a Real-Life Private Eye! Real Ads for Real Detective Schools S.S. Van Dine for Hiram Walker Gin "I'll Be Waiting" Chandler Cracks The Saturday Evening Post. … 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