What Is Pulp Fiction? 9 Must-Read Hardboiled Mysteries, From the Golden Age to Today

Discover vintage reads that shaped the mystery genre.

what is pulp fiction
Buy The So Blue Marble at Amazon

The So Blue Marble

By Dorothy B. Hughes

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L.A. Confidential

By James Ellroy

Buy Kiss for a Killer at Amazon

Kiss for a Killer

By G.G. Fickling

Buy The Dark Tunnel at Amazon

The Dark Tunnel

By Ross Macdonald

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Devil in a Blue Dress

By Walter Mosley

Buy Dividend on Death at Amazon

Dividend on Death

By Brett Halliday

Buy It's in the Book at Amazon

It's in the Book

By Mickey Spillane and Max Allan Collins

Buy The Baby in the Icebox at Amazon

The Baby in the Icebox

By James M. Cain and Roy Hoopes

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Indemnity Only

By Sara Paretsky