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Jean-Patrick Manchette: Inside the Decades-Long Effort to Bring a Master of French Crime Fiction to American Readers

Manchette's translator reflects on the legacy of an author who revolutionized French noir (twice).

December 4, 2020  By Donald Nicholson-Smith

A P.I. in Paradise: How ‘Magnum’ Set the Standard for ‘80s TV Detectives

The Hawaiian shirts. The short-short shorts. In 1980, CBS was in need of a Hawaii-set hit, and they found a P.I. for a new era.

December 4, 2020  By Keith Roysdon

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Six Mysteries that Prove You Can’t Go Home Again

December 4, 2020  By Tessa Wegert

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From Stephen Graham Jones's upcoming novel, My Heart is a Chainsaw


From Jasmine Aimaq's latest novel, The Opium Prince


From Tess Gerritsen's latest story, "What My Father Never Told Me," in the collection In League with Sherlock Holmes: Stories Inspired by the Sherlock Holmes Canon


From Jeff Lindsay's latest novel, Fool Me Twice