Re: RARA-AVIS: Canadian crime writers

William Denton (
Fri, 3 Jul 1998 14:00:31 -0400 (EDT) On Mon, 29 Jun 1998, Peter Vinet wrote:

: Are you familiar at all with Canadian crime writers, novelists as
: well as more obscure pulp magazine writers. A few years ago I pick
: up a couple of copies of an old pulp crime magazine called Line-up
: Detective, published in Toronto, in the 40's or 50's. Since then,
: I've been wanting to research the writers who wrote for these mags.

The only Canadian mystery writers I know are more contemporary. You'd
probably want to have a look at that big bibliography of Canadian
mystery writing that David Skene-Melvin put together a couple of years
ago. It's more complete than anything else. Any decent library ought
to have it.


William Denton | Toronto, Canada | | Caveat lector.
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