18 February 2013
This week, we bring you the first in an occasional series of
links to some of the brilliant bloggers who grace the world of
crime fiction. Read on for an exciting, more in-depth perspective
on four very different authors, including one of our contemporary
Peter Rozovsky writes about BILL JAMES', 'the best prose stylist
who has ever written crime fiction in English' and his Harpur and
Iles series on the Detectives Beyond Borders
You can read about J. J. CONNINGTON'S Murder in the
Maze at In Search of the
Classic Mystery Novel. The novel comes 'highly
Read 'a love letter to the work of John Dickson Carr', master of
the locked-room mystery, on the Bloody Murder blog.
And over at Pretty Sinister Books the
'borderline sociopath' Johnnie Slade, anti-hero of P. M. Hubbard's
A Hive of Glass, is brilliantly deconstructed.