[PW] Friday's (Saturday's) "Forgotten" Books and More: the links to the reviews and texts: 13/14 December 2019

Todd Mason foxbrick at yahoo.com
Mon Dec 16 18:54:24 PST 2019


the links to this week's offerings, listed below, can be found athttps://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2019/12/fridays-saturdays-forgotten-books-and.html 
Patricia Abbott: My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout 

Stacy Alesi: The S List: Fiction Reviews 1983-2013  

Frank Babics: the fate of damaged books 

Mark Baker: The Lost World by Michael Crichton

Paul Bishop: the Mike Carter collection of men's adventure fiction 

Les Blatt: A Six-Letter Word for Death by Patricia Moyes; Uncle Abner: Master of Mysteries by Melville Davisson Post; 42nd annual Black Orchid Weekend

Joachim Boaz: "Wish Upon a Star" by Judith Merril, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, December 1958, edited by Robert P. Mills 

Ben Boulden: The Night Hunters and three other novels by Jack (John Miles) Bickham as by "John Miles" 

Brian Busby: Max Braithwaite novels (last cover at end of column probably NSFW) 

Bob Byrne: Dead Man's Brand by Norbert Davis 

Alice Chang: Is The Myers-Briggs Type Indicator pseudo-science?

Douglas Cohen: Realms of Fantasy, December 1994, edited by Shawna McCarthy 

Don D'Ammassa: SF reviews

Liz Dexter: Jackson's Dilemma by Iris Murdoch

Scott Edelman: Lisa Tuttle; Ramsey Campbell (Eating the Fantastic interviews)

Martin Edwards: Appointment with Yesterday by Celia Fremlin 

Peter Enfantino: Atlas (proto-Marvel) horror comics, January 1953 

Peter Enfantino and Jack Seabrook: DC war comics, March 1976

Will Errickson: Book of the Dead edited by John Skipp and Craig Spector

José Ignacio Escribano: Murder in the Mill-Race by "E. C. R. Lorac" (Edith Caroline Rivett); "Anthony Bathurst" novels by Brian Flynn

Curtis Evans: The Return of Solar Pons by August Derleth 

Eric Leif Davin: Other Worlds Science Stories, June 1952, edited by Raymond Palmer and Beatrice Mahaffey

"Olman Feelyus": The Animals of Farthing Wood by Colin Dann; Courtroom USA 2 by Rupert Frumeaux

Paul Fraser: Clarkesworld, January 2010, edited by Neil Clarke and Sean Wallace 

Barry Gardner: The Last Coyote by Michael Connelly

John Grant: These Violent Delights by Sharon Linnea; X by Sue Grafton 

Aubrey Hamilton: Pronto by Elmore Leonard; Irreparable Harm by Melissa F. Miller 

Bev Hankins: The Dutch Shoe Mystery by "Ellery Queen" (Frederic Dannay and Manfred B. Lee); The Case of the Second Chance by Christopher Bush 

James W. Harris: "Wish Upon a Star" by Judith Merril, The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, December 1958, edited by Robert P. Mills; "Lungfish" by John Brunner, Science Fantasy, December 1957, edited by E. J. Carnell; The Generation Starship in Science Fiction: A Critical History, 1934-2001 by Simone Caroti

Rich Horton: Catherine L. Moore and the Forry Award; The Strange Adventures of Rangergirl by Tim Pratt

Jerry House: Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer: The Day I Died scripted by Max Allan Collins, with art by Marcelo Salaza & Marcio Freire and lettering by Tom Williams; Strange Suspense Stories, July 1968, edited by Dick Giordano

Maureen Howard: "Expiation" by Edith Wharton, Cosmopolitan, December 1903, edited by John Brisben Walker

Kate Jackson: Catt Out of the Bag by Clifford Witting; Xmas Mysteries, Ranked; Partners in Crime by Agatha Christie 

Tracy K: The Black-Headed Pins by Constance and Gwenyth Little; The Hypnotist by Lars Kepler (translation in this edition by Ann Long) 

Karen/"Kaggsy": The Owl, The Duck and--Miss Rowe! Miss Rowe! by John Cowper Powys

Colman Keane: The Snatch by Bill Pronzini 

George Kelley: The Great SF Stories #17 (1955) edited by Isaac Asimov and Martin H. Greenberg

Joe Kenney: City Come A-Walkin' by John Shirley; Operation Hang Ten #8: Beach Queen Blowout by "Patrick Morgan" (in this case George Snyder) 

Rob Kitchin: Claire DeWitt and the Bohemian Highway by Sara Gran 

B. V. Lawson: The Oxford Book of American Detective Stories edited by Tony Hillerman and Rosemary Herbert 

Des/D. F. Lewis: Remember the Dead edited by J. A. Mains 

Evan Lewis: Nero Wolfe, the comic strip; "On the Level" by C.. H. Moore; contemporary reviews of Hammett's The Maltese Falcon

Steve Lewis: The Duveen Letter by Edwin Leather; The Grail Tree by Jonathan Gash; "Suicide Scenario" by Robert Leslie Bellem, Thrilling Detective, February 1948, edited by Leo Margulies et al.; The Case of the Shapely Shadow by Erle Stanley Gardner

Gary Lovisi (and friend): Mike Shayne Mystery Magazine cover and interior illustration

Todd Mason: Famous Fantastic Mysteries, June, 1953, edited by Mary Gnaedinger; Strange Stories, February 1939, edited by Mort Weisinger

Peter Nelson-King and Brian Bigelow: Crown of Flowers and Sweet Bobby by Joel Kurtzman; Diary of a Useless Day by Janine Bregeon (translated by Helen R. Lane and Bernard Frechtman); The Princess of 72nd Street and three other novels by Elaine Kraf

Jess Nevins: Russian/Soviet pulp-related fiction

John F. Norris: Murder Comes Back by Harriette Ashbrook; best reissues 

John O'Neill: The Astounding-Analog Reader edited by Harry Harrison and Brian W. Aldiss

Matt Paust: The Red Badge of Courage by Stephen Crane 

Mildred Perkins: The Long Way to a Small Angry Planet by Becky Chambers 

Jordan Prejean: The Twilight Zone Magazine, April 1982, edited by T. E. D. Klein 

James Reasoner: My Old Man's Badge by "Ferguson Findley" (Charles Frey); Exciting Western, May 1953, edited by Everett H. Ottner
Richard Robinson: Campion at Christmas by Margery Allingham

Sandra Ruttan: Yellow Line by Sylvia Olsen 
Gerard Saylor: Die a Little by Megan Abbott 

Steve Scott: John D. MacDonald on war surplus and compulsory lawns 

Steven H Silver: Amazons! edited by Jessica Amanda Salmonson 
Kerrie Smith: Poirot's Early Cases by Agatha Christie 

Marina Sofia: The Last Hundred Days by Patrick McGuinness

"TomCat": Murder Makes Murder and Tbe Murder of  Sigurd Sharon by Harriette Ashbrook 

David Vineyard: Under Tower Peak by Bart Paul

Bill Wallace: Tiger Woman by Betty May; Now Dig This: The Unspeakable Writings, 1950-1995 by Terry Southern; Weird Tales, April 1923, edited by Edwin Baird

A. J. Wright; William E. Vance; John Craig Stewart 
--assembled by Todd Masonhttps://socialistjazz.blogspot.com/2019/12/guest-post-eric-leif-davin-on-other.html  
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