Crashed by Timothy Hallinan

As regular readers know, I’m a big fan of Timothy Hallinan‘s Poke Rafferty series.  So I was intrigued when I heard about Crashed a new e-book series. I was interested to see Hallinan work with a different lead character (Junior Bender) and different setting (Los Angeles). Here is the official …

LA Times on Kind of Blue

Kind of Blue by Miles Corwin is one of many many books that pile up in the TBR pile but don’t get read because of time constraints, my reading choice idiosyncrasies, etc. Carmela Ciuraru’s review in the LA Times, however, will force me to give it another look: “Kind of …

LA Times on Kind of Blue

Kind of Blue by Miles Corwin is one of many many books that pile up in the TBR pile but don’t get read because of time constraints, my reading choice idiosyncrasies, etc. Carmela Ciuraru’s review in the LA Times, however, will force me to give it another look: “Kind of …

In the Mail: Loser's Town

Loser’s Town: A David Spandau Novel by Daniel Depp From the Publisher Private investigator David Spandau, an ex-stuntman familiar with the ins and outs of Hollywood—a smart, tough, and wickedly funny observer of la vie L.A.—finds his patience almost sapped when he’s hired to protect actor Bobby Dye from a …