Detective Mark Wheeler lay on the grass. The ground chilled his bones as the fog rolled in.
Ah, those eyes. You look into them, and you still see the fire, at least for a little while . . .
I pass Elaine the banana bread. Oh, I’m sure she’s had a trying week, I tell her, clucking in sympathy, listening like the good friend I am . . .
These punks sure picked an appropriate place to play at the apocalypse . . .
Now Available: Oakland Noir, edited by Eddie Muller and Jerry Thompson.
Now Available: The Scientology Murders, by William Heffernan.
Kelleher piloted the small motorboat out of Mullaghmore’s famous stone harbor to establish an alibi. McMahon and McGirl, the IRA men, sat stiffly in the back . . .
To celebrate the release of Little Beasts — the latest from our Kaylie Jones Books imprint — we’re pleased to feature a statement from author Matthew McGevna on how a real-life crime inspired his debut novel.