Category: crime novels

AN EASY THING By Paco Ignacio Tabio (2002, Poisoned Pen Press)

An Easy Thing is the first book I’ve read by Mexican P.I. novelist Paco Tabio. Tabio’s investigator is Hector Belascororan Shayne, a former engineer and resident of Mexico’s capital city. He shares an office with a sewage expert, a plumber, and a chronically unemployed upholsterer.

OUTSOURCED by Dave Zeltserman

 OUTSOURCED by Dave Zeltserman (2010, Kindle Books) The cover for Outsourced by Dave Zeltserman (Kindle Books) is deceptive. At first glance It appears to be a comedic novel. Or one filled with black humor in the…


ONE ANGRY JULIUS & Other Stories by Dave Zeltserman (2012, Top Suspense Books) I am starting to believe we are in a new golden age of pulp and popular fiction. When such an outstanding collection…