Ray Slater

Created by Joe R. Lansdale (1951--) The very first story popular storyteller Joe R. Lansdale ever sold was a private eye story, "The Full Count." It showed up in the June 1978 issue of Mike Shayne Mystery Magazine. It introduced gumshoe big RAY SLATER.¬†According to Lansdale, "the readers liked it," and he managed to sell … Continue reading Ray Slater