Today in action films, hand-to-hand is all about martial arts. But once upon a time… it was just brawlin’.
I have been getting a bunch of cool crime books in here lately, so let’s do a quick rundown of the ones I think are worth sharing.
Rex Stout’s Nero Wolfe and I go back a long way.
The last column I did was about alcoholism and recovery, and the week before that, one about fair-play mysteries. This one combines both.
My favorite “fair play” mysteries, wherein the audience must match wits with the detective.
Sherlock Holmes versus the Riddler. Well, sort of.
I’ve been getting a lot of nifty mysteries and related items in here lately. Here’s a quick rundown.