[PW] Friday's "Forgotten" Books and More; the links to reviews: 17 May 2019

Todd Mason foxbrick at yahoo.com
Fri May 17 14:40:41 PDT 2019


This week's books and more, including an unfortunately timely review of Herman Wouk's least-forgotten novel, those listed below reviewed at the links provided here:https://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2019/05/fridays-forgotten-books-and-more-links_17.html

Patricia Abbott: Broken Harbor by Tana French

Frank Babics: Who Can Replace a Man? aka The Best Science Fiction Stories of Brian W. Aldiss 

Mark Baker: Murder in Little Italy by Victoria Thompson

Brad Bigelow: The Bloater by Rosemary Tonks

Paul Bishop: W. Glenn Duncan 1940-2019

Les Blatt: The Exploits of the Patent Leather Kid by Erle Stanley Gardner

Joachim Boaz: The World Menders by Lloyd Biggle; The Sudden Star by Pamela Sargent; The Lost Face by Josef Nesvadba (translated by Iris Urwin)

John Boston: Amazing Stories: Fact and Science Fiction, June 1964, edited by Cele Goldsmith Lalli

Ben Boulden: Call Me Hazard by "Frank Wynne" (Brian Garfield); Closeup by Len Deighton 

Brian Busby: An Army Doctor's Romance by Grant Allen

Steve Case: The Deep by John Crowley

Ellison Cooper: The Lingala Code by Warren Kiefer

Hector DeJean: The Man in a Cage by (Jack aka) John Holbrook Vance

Martin Edwards: The Name of Annabel Lee by Julian Symons

Peter Enfantino: Atlas (proto-Marvel) horror comics, April 1952

Will Errickson: Finishing Touches by Thomas Tessier

José Ignacio Escribano: Big Sister by Gunnar Staalensen (tranlated by Don Bartlett)

Olman Feelyus: Ship of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter 

Mark Finn: "The God in the Bowl" by Robert E. Howard

Paul Fraser: Astounding Science-Fiction, November 1943, edited by John W. Campbell, Jr.

John Grant: The Liar's Girl by Catherine Ryan Howard; Good Morning, Darkness by Ruth Francisco

Aubrey Hamilton: She Came Back by Patricia Wentworth

Rich Horton: The Rose and the Ring by William Makepeace Thackery; Roger Zelazny capsule reviews; Alter S. Reiss stories; The Ghost Brigade and The Lost Colony by John Scalzi 

Jerry House: Zane Grey Comics #246, 1949: Thunder Mountainadapted

Kate Jackson: A Knife for Harry Dodds by "George Bellairs" (Harold Blundell); Death Comes as the End by Agatha Christie 

Tracy K: The Iron Gates by Margaret Millar; April reading

Colman Keane: "Sweet Little Hands" by Lawrence Block

George Kelley: The Great SF Stories #9 (1947) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg

Joe Kenney: Chase by Norman Daniels

Rob Kitchin: The Girls of Atomic City by Denise Kiernan; The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk

B. V. Lawson: A Bleeding of Innocents by Jo Bannister

Evan Lewis: "Tarzan" aka "Tarzan and the Tarmangani", a 1940sTarzan comic book prose filler/mailing permit content attributed to Edgar Rice Burroughs, ghostwriter unknown

Steve Lewis: "Child of the Green Light" by Leigh Brackett, Super Science Stories February 1942, edited by Alden H. Norton; Saturday Night Dead by Richard Rosen; "The Eyes of Countess Gerda" by May Edginton, The Story-Teller, December 1911

John F. Norris: The Perfect Alibi by Christopher St. John Sprigg

John O'Neill: Davy by Edgar Pangborn; Tea with the Black Dragon by R. A. MacAvoy

Matt Paust: The Last Supper by Charles McCarry

James Reasoner: The Land of Mist by "Arthur Quiller" (Kenneth Bulmer)

Gerard Saylor: The Night of the Soul Stealer by Joseph Delaney

Jack Seabrook and Peter Enfantino: DC war comics, December 1974 (and the best of 1974)

Steven H Silver: George Scithers (editor of Amra, Isaac Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, Asimov's SF Adventure Magazine, Amazing Stories, Weird Tales)

Victoria Silverwolf: Worlds of Tomorrow, February 1964, edited by Frederik Pohl

Kerrie Smith: Cities of the Sun by David Levien

"TomCat": The Mystery of the Burnt Cottage by Enid Blyton

David Vineyard: Strip for Murder by Richard S. Prather
--Todd Mason https://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2019/05/fridays-forgotten-books-and-more-links_10.html 
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https://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2019/05/april-2019-further-underappreciated.html



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