• Cocktail Talk: Three Queens of the Mayhem

    9 days ago - By A.J. Rathbun

    For our last Cocktail Talk from the sixth collection of stories written by Day Keene and published way back when, published in the detective pulp magazines which once ruled newsstands, said collection called Homicide House , we're dropping in on a case with one of the standby Keene characters, private detective Tom Doyle (who also appeared in one novel, as well as other stories). In typical Keene/Doyle fashion, this story has plot aplenty, moves quick like a stolen car, gives some time to Doyle wife and kids , and puts him in quite a pickle: shot at, knocked out, blamed for murder, all of...
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