The Passing Tramp: Wandering through the mystery genre, book by book.
Saturday, October 21, 2023
Jefferson Farjeon's Sergeant Pork Saga: Murder at a Police Station (1943) and Interrupted Honeymoon (1945)
The classic Farjeon thriller formula, as I have alluded to before, is for the author to take several individuals and entrap them in an isola...
Thursday, October 12, 2023
Project of a Lifetime: Centipede's Complete Cornell Woolrich Short Fiction Series (2012-?)
Centipede Press is a high end short fiction publisher who does a good bit of vintage crime fiction, including such noted authors as Jim Tho...
Sunday, October 1, 2023
A Kinder, Gentler Thriller: Trunk Call (1932), by Jefferson Farjeon
In my end is my beginning....And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from. -- TS Eliot, Four Quartets Jefferso...
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