Welcome to MURDER BY TYPE, a place to discuss mysteries and authors and the things that draw us to our favorite books. Is it location? Is it the type of protagonist? I am drawn to police procedurals and books with private or amateur investigators. Unfamiliar locations carry the plus of teaching about cultures and customs. Favorite authors include Leighton Gage, Timothy Hallinan, Cara Black, Yrsa Sigurdardottir, Michael Stanley, Dan Waddell, Donna Leon, Libby Fischer Hellman, Martha Grimes, Kathy Reichs and the list goes on and on.
- Beth C.
- art assassination bangkok bennis hannaford black blogs botswana brad parks brazil carter ross chicago china church classical music condorena detroit drugs dublin elias england ferraris finland france gage ghana greece gregor demarkian guest post hallinan iceland ireland italy james thompson jeffrey siger kari vaara katrina kidnapping kleinfeld larsson leighton gage london los angeles maine colonial murder nesbo newark north korea norway nyc organized crime paris police procedural political assassination quartey ramsay revenge reviews robotham rose saudi arabia scotland siger sigurdardottir south africa spain stanley suicide sweden thailand theorin Tim Hallinan todd vietnam war World War II wwI
Tag Archives: nyc
John Glass was a highly respected investigative journalist until he agrees to write a biography of his father-in-law, Wild Bill Mulholland. “Billuns”, as he is known in the family (and the author should not be forgiven for that twee nickname), … Continue reading
Dave Gruley retired from the New York City police department having solved more serial killings than any other detective in the history of the department. Living quietly in upstate New York with his wife, Madeleine, he is surprised when he … Continue reading