Detective Novel

A detective novel involves an investigator or a detective — either professional or amateur — investigating a crime, often murder.

The Last Good Kiss

The Last Good Kiss

I really never gave genre fiction a fair shake. I've read it on and off over the years, but it wasn't until the last few years that I figured out that I can't g...
Bleeding Edge

Bleeding Edge

I thought I was making a smart decision trying to read this book. After all, I'd given up on the more esoteric Pynchon in favor of his more accessible works lik...
Motherless Brooklyn

Motherless Brooklyn

It's as if my subconscious didn't want me to finish this one. I was about three-quarters of the way through when I left it on a bus on the way home. Never expec...