A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Saturday, March 7, 2015
3/7/1963 Such A Killing Crime begins
March 7, 1963. On this date the action begins in the novel Such A Killing Crime, set in Greenwich Village during the Great Folk Music Scare. Joe Talley runs a coffee house in New York. When one of his favorite singers is killed on his stage he hunts for the man's missing demo tape, which may lead him to a killer...