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Depeschen mit dem Leitwort Troubled Daughters Twisted Wives

  • Ask Not by Max Allan Collins
  • Under the Eye of God by Jerome Charyn
  • Black Wings Has My Angel by Elliot Chaze
  • Snitch World by Jim Nisbet
  • Others of My Kind by James Sallis
  • The Maid’s Version by Daniel Woodrell
  • 3 Steps to Hell by Arnold Hano
  • Dead Lions by Mick Herron
  • Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives ed. by Sarah Weinman
  • Laidlaw by William McIlvanney

The king of noir Woody Haut picks the best of 2013. His list and other favorites you will find at Los Angeles Review of Books.

»Part history lesson, part tribute, Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives is a must-have for crime-fiction readers.«

Oline H. Cogdill

An overdue look at the forgotten women of mystery fiction: Oline H. Cogdill about the anthology Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives, edited by critic Sarah Weinman. Her review at The Seattle Times.

»Davis is 97 years old, the only one of the 14 authors with stories in the anthology who is still alive. I had to meet this sole survivor among the trailblazers of domestic suspense.«

Sarah Weinman

The original Gone Girls: Sarah Weinman, editor of the anthology Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives: Stories from the Trailblazers of Domestic Suspense about Dorothy Salisbury Davis (The Judas Cat) and other forgotten pioneers of crime fiction. Her portrait at The Daily Beast.