Re: RARA-AVIS: Re: Dead Calm

From: Jeff Vorzimmer (
Date: 19 Nov 2008

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    > To anyone remotely interested in hard-boiled and noir detective
    > fiction, almost all, probably all of Charles Williams fiction is "must
    > read--and read soon" type reading matter. He is one of the very best,
    > yet most underrated authors in the field. One of his good ones was
    > recently reprinted by Hard Case mass market paperback publisher. Ken

    I'll second that. The guy never wrote a bad novel. Twenty One worth reading.

    I'm just finishing up Patricia Highsmith's oeuvre and I can't say the same about her.


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