Re: RARA-AVIS: New paperbark original writers

From: James Rogers (
Date: 18 May 2000

At 08:20 AM 5/18/00 -0400, Anthony Dauer wrote:
>George P. Pelecanos
>Andrew Vachss (if you ignore the preaching part)
>Elmore Leonard
>James Ellroy

    Elmore Leonard is recent? Yeesh, the poor guy's been publishing since the late 1940s at least.


>Juri Nummelin wrote:
>> I've been writing introduction for my pulp/paperback reference book.
>> A question came to mind: are there any recent paperback original
>> writers who might have same kind of impact on future readers like
>> David Goodis and Charles Willeford? I know only such crap writers as
>> Brad Latham, Rich Rainey and the like. (They write ultraviolent
>> vigilante stuff, which makes my stomach churn.) Are all the good HB
>> writers now active in hardcover?

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