Reverse-Gentrification of the Literary World

Akashic Books

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Tag: Noir Series

“Hide Out” by Jeremy Ford

At eleven o’clock on a Wednesday night, a man and a woman checked into cabin number 17 at Venice Marina under the false names of David and Connie Monroe. . .

“Off Brattle” by Roland Sharrillo

The orange line. Change to the red line. They’re there. Sitting, standing, giving me the quick, disdain laced glances reserved for work booted laborers with tormented hands. . .

“Memphis” by Robert R. Moss

Parnham tells me to come downtown. I stop to get cigarettes. On the shelf behind the cashier are brown paper bags of nuts. I buy one, then continue on to Central and park my car across from the courthouse.
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