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God Speed the Mark

Donald Westlake died New Year’s Eve.  Hard Case has been bringing back several of his books.

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Easy Answer For That One:

Given that HMH has announced it won’t be buying their new books any time soon, and now has fired their truly beloved editor (Drenka Willen), one has to wonder if those writers will now stay with the house. Or, to … Continue reading

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Damn, Iris Owens Died

Wrote a book, Apres Claude, to a measure of acclaim in the early ’70s.  She was better known as Harriet Daimler, one of the original Olympia authors, and the only Merlinois Girodias ever asked to “tone it down.” (The lady … Continue reading

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Heading Out

Short ebook rations For those who care, Mr. Sturman did receive advance review copies, made a number of corrections  and recorded the entire work before passing away last week.

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The Idiot’s True Cost

OK, so at last check Rothman was back to his gibbering self, loser of a PW job (and caught lying about how that went down), “victim” of .epub’s drop to the curb by an insincere IDPF, and sad object of … Continue reading

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