A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Wednesday, October 7, 2015
10/7/2014 Shanks on Crime arrives
October 7, 2014. Your humble calendar-keeper has written a bunch of short stories about mystery writer Leopold Longshanks. This book contains nine that Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine picked up and four that have never appeared in public before. Shanks is a curmudgeon who just wants to be left in peace to write fiction, but true crime keeps interfering...