Juha Lindroos (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Sat, 25 Sep 1999 10:50:05 +0300
On 24 Sep 99, at 20:16, Mike Orsoe wrote:
> Has anyone heard of and or read Joe R
I've read most everything Lansdale has written and enjoyed
most of it a whole lot - he has a very specific style (most
of the time, that is) and the combination of outrageous human
comedy with punch-in-the-gut tragedy can work wonders. For
his hard-boiled work I'd recommend starting with SAVAGE
SEASON. Or one of his short-story collections for a very wide
variety of styles. BESTSELLERS GUARANTEED has one of the
great genre novellas I've read, "Events Concerning a Nude
Fold-Out Found in a Harlequin Romance", and I hope he'd
continue with them characters.
Juha Lindroos http://www.saunalahti.fi/~jtlin/
"Mystery is the essential element in every work of art."
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