A daily note on some event in the history of mystery fiction.
Friday, May 26, 2017
5/26/1995 Wanda Fuca is identified
May 26, 1995. This date saw the publication of Who the Hell is Wanda Fuca? It is G.M. Ford's first novel about Seattle private eye Leo Waterman. The unique feature of the series is that Leo has found the perfect operatives, folks who can spy on anyone anywhere without being noticed: homeless people.
Oh, and for those who don't live in the Pacific Northwest:the Strait of Juan de Fuca is a body of water between Washington state and British Columbia.