Home / Tag: Raymond Chandler
11.07.2013 | | Posted at 08:57 AM
By David Luhrssen
    As Tom Williams writes in his new biography, A Mysterious Something in the Light: The Life of Raymond Chandler (Chicago Review Press), Chandler never courted Hollywood. But for the movie industry, he was exactly the sort of writer they sought: a bestseller working in a familiar genre. The more creative directors of the nascent film noir saw potential for sneak...
Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2013

East Side bookstore rounds up the usual suspects

 It was a dark and stormy night as I headed over to Milwaukee’s most beloved spot for mystery genre fans—the now 20-year-old Mystery One Bookstore, 2109 N. Prospect Ave. Inside I found the narrow aisles of books crowded