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Criminal Associations: Allingham, Carr & Doyle
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The Following, a new TV drama, crosses a line when it invokes Edgar Allan Poe as part of its glamorization of the serial killer.
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Gormania: 10 Great John D. MacDonald Novels
Widely admired for his Travis McGee mysteries, MacDonald also wrote some fine standalone crime novels.
by Ed Gorman
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Books that linger in the mind long after year’s end.
by Mystery Scene contributors
Life Upon the Wicked Stage: Amnon Kabatchnik
A monumental work of scholarship chronicles the history of mystery theater.
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