Beginning to think I really like distressed font thingies in book cover design. Great story here with many more images at the link.
(via hardboiled wonderland: N@B Alumni Newsletter Vol. 4)

Beginning to think I really like distressed font thingies in book cover design. Great story here with many more images at the link.

(via hardboiled wonderland: N@B Alumni Newsletter Vol. 4)

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Gumbo Weather

My Jay Desmarteaux story “Gumbo Weather” is in Needle: A Magazine of Noir’s new double issue with a…

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“The male brain is drawn to the flesh because we desire it so much.”
Okay—an analysis of book covers published by Hard Case Crime.
(via The Art of Crime - Hard Case Crime)

The male brain is drawn to the flesh because we desire it so much.”

Okay—an analysis of book covers published by Hard Case Crime.

(via The Art of Crime - Hard Case Crime)

KILLER IN THE RAIN is an interesting collection of Raymond Chandler stories. 
Chandler used to “cannibalize” his old stories for plots and narrative for later novels. KILLER includes all the stories that later got picked apart for his more famous books.
The collection includes: The Killer in the Rain; The Man Who Liked Dogs; Try the Girl; Mandarin’s Jade; Bay City Blues; The Lady in the Lake; No Crime in the Mountains.
Ballantine, 1972.

KILLER IN THE RAIN is an interesting collection of Raymond Chandler stories. 

Chandler used to “cannibalize” his old stories for plots and narrative for later novels. KILLER includes all the stories that later got picked apart for his more famous books.

The collection includes: The Killer in the Rain; The Man Who Liked Dogs; Try the Girl; Mandarin’s Jade; Bay City Blues; The Lady in the Lake; No Crime in the Mountains.

Ballantine, 1972.

TROUBLE IS MY BUSINESS contained four Raymond Chandler shorts stories: Trouble is My Business; Finger Man; Goldfish; Red Wind.
Ballantine, 1972.

TROUBLE IS MY BUSINESS contained four Raymond Chandler shorts stories: Trouble is My Business; Finger Man; Goldfish; Red Wind.

Ballantine, 1972.

This collection contains four Raymond Chandler short stories: Pickup on Noon Street; Smart-Aleck Hill; Guns at Cyrano’s; Nevada Gas.
Ballantine, 1972.

This collection contains four Raymond Chandler short stories: Pickup on Noon Street; Smart-Aleck Hill; Guns at Cyrano’s; Nevada Gas.

Ballantine, 1972.

Ballantine edition, 1977.

Ballantine edition, 1977.