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»The state of Texas has long been a hotbed for crime fiction, as evidenced by the enduring reputations of two the greatest noir novelists of the 20th century.«

Christopher Kelly

Orphans, drug wars and other mysteries: Christopher Kelly about crime fiction from Texas. Including this novels:

  • The Right Side of Wrong by Reavis Z. Wortham
  • Lie Still by Julia Heaberlin
  • These Mortal Remains by Milton T. Burton
  • Long Fall From Heaven by George Wier and Milton T. Burton
  • Compound Murder by Bill Crider
  • Strong Rain Falling by Jon Land
  • The Thicket by Joe R. Lansdale

Read more at The New York Times.

»Near the end of his extraordinary new book, Run, Brother, Run: A Memoir of a Murder in My Family, about the killing of his older brother, Alan, outside Houston in 1968, David Berg writes about going to see Joel and Ethan Coen’s 2007 film No Country for Old Men — not knowing that the film featured the actor Woody Harrelson in a supporting role.«

Christiopher Kelly

Non fiction: Christiopher Kelly about the memoir Run, Brother, Run: A Memoir of a Murder in My Family by David Berg. His review at The New York Times.