What Is Hard-Boiled Crime Fiction?
Mystery expert Otto Penzler breaks down how to know it when you read it.
Find the perfect gift for the Watson to your Holmes.
The ‘Dumb-Bell’ Murder changed noir history.
The former Pinkerton had an ear for dialogue and an eye for intrigue.
These schemes promised millions–so long as the perpetrators could get away with it.
After complaining of boredom as a teen, Robert Goldsborough's mother gave him a Nero Wolfe story to read, not realizing she had just helped continue a legacy.
"The detective must not himself commit the crime."
An Interview with Japanese Shizuko Natsuki, who defied Japanese tradition to become an award-winning mystery writer.
Edward Bunker’s life of crime and incarceration strongly influenced both his writing and acting careers.