From: ejgorman99@aol.com
Date: 15 Jun 2006

In a message dated 6/15/06 4:36:44 PM, DJ-Anonyme@webtv.net writes:

> "These days I feel that Ross Mc was the most important private eye
> writer of all time and one of the few writers--Simenon, Ross Mc's wife
> Margaret Millar, Malcolm Braly, Ruth Rendell and a handful of
> others--who turned the pulp formula into real art. I don't see anybody
> today, for all the noise, who comes close as yet."
> Not a new writer, but certainly still writing today, I'd put James
> Sallis in that realm.
> Mark>>>>
   That was a too-sweeping statement I made about nobody else reaching the same artistic eyrie as Millar and Rendell etc. I didn't mean to slight anybody. I believe that this is the true golden age of crime fiction...there are so many fine writers I can't keep up with them all. And certainly Jim sallis is among them.


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