Megan Abbott in Conversation
Check out my interview in The Rap Sheet
with the "Queen of Noir," Megan Abbott
. She talks about her terrific new novel, Dare Me
, fellow crime fiction writers Raymond Chandler
and Dashiell Hammett
, and exactly whose lips are pictured on the cover of the new book.
A Mysterious Something
A new biography of Raymond Chandler
has been published in the UK. The subhead in the title is inspired by a line near the end of Chandler's first novel, The Big Sleep
Outside the bright gardens had a haunted look, as though small wild eyes were watching me from behind the bushes, as though the sunshine itself had a mysterious something in its light.
Check out my Q&A
with the book's author, Tom Williams
, over on crime fiction blog The Rap Sheet