By Lee Server
From the early days of dime novels to modern mass-market paperbacks, pulp fiction is an important a part of pop culture. This quantity bargains a survey of the ratings of recognized and unsung heroes of well known literature. It seeks to hide the total spectrum of dad literature's maximum entertainers and artists; the multimillion-copy bestsellers; and the inventors of the fashionable genres, comparable to the western, the hardboiled detective novel, the undercover agent mystery, technological know-how fiction, horror, the felony mystery, crime fiction and the erotic/romance novel. The paintings additionally profiles vibrant yet lesser-known underground figures, in addition to a wide selection of proficient paperback authors who have been by no means given their due. all the two hundred entries incorporates a short biography in addition to a listing of the author's writing credit. The authors coated contain: V.C. Andrews; Ray Bradbury; Jackie Collins; Lester Dent; Ian Fleming; Erle Stanley Gardner; David Goodis; Zane gray; Chester Himes; Louis L'Amour; H.P. Lovecraft; Mario Puzo; Jacqueline Susann; and extra.
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Where’ve you been all this time, my finefeathered friend? Trying to desert me, too? ” “I didn’t know you wore any,” Kirby said, grinning down at her. A Homicide for Hannah got a very good reaction from critics and the buying readers, and Babcock followed up later that same year, 1941, with a sequel, The Gorgeous Ghoul. It was another highly entertaining case, with the same breezily caustic tone and attractive crime-solving duo. A third and final Homicide Hannah/Joe Kirby novel, Hannah Says Foul Play, did not make it to hardcover publication but appeared as a paperback digest in 1946.
1938); “Design for Dying” (Apr. 1939); “Diamonds of Death” (July 1934); “Die, Witch, Die” (Apr. 1945); “Dummy Kill” (Oct. 1938); “Fall Guy for a Forgery” (Sept. 1946); “Find That Corpse” (Nov. 1937); “Girl with Green Eyes” (Dec. 1934); “Gypsum Blizzard” (May 1937); “Half Size Homicide” (Nov. 1943); “Homicide Hotfoot” (Sept. 1946); “Homicide Spike” (Nov. 1948); “Horoscope Case, The” (Jan. 1942); “Lady Scarface” (July 1942); “Latin Blood” (Aug. 1945); “Make with the Mayhem” (Feb. 1949); “Million Buck Snatch” (Jan.
1943); “Homicide Hotfoot” (Sept. 1946); “Homicide Spike” (Nov. 1948); “Horoscope Case, The” (Jan. 1942); “Lady Scarface” (July 1942); “Latin Blood” (Aug. 1945); “Make with the Mayhem” (Feb. 1949); “Million Buck Snatch” (Jan. 1942); “Million Buck Snatch, The” (June 1936); “Million in Celluloid, A” (Mar. 1936); “Morgue Case” (Feb. 1945); “Movie Mad, Murder Mad” (Apr. 1950); “Murder at Malibu” (Oct. 1934); “Murder by Proxy” (June 1934); “Murder Claws” (Apr. 1940); “Murder for Fame” (Nov. 1934); “Murder for Metrovox” (Nov.