Point Blank: Hardboiled, Noir, & Detective Fiction
About This Show
In each episode of Point Blank we discuss, analyze, and review works of crime fiction. We focus on the hardboiled, noir, and detective fiction sub-genres covering a featured novel each episode. Join us as we stroll down the dark, rain soaked alleys and into the dangerous corners of literature.
Most Recent Episode
E10-The Postman Always Rings Twice
5 days ago
Ring! Ring! It's “The Postman Always Rings Twice” by James M. Cain. We discuss this excellent work and just how much is packed into this little novel. Great plotting, interesting characters, and cats! Hungry? James Cain also wrote extensively about food including a love of muskrat and midnight spaghetti. We talk about his culinary legacy or lack there of. Books Reviewed in 5 Round Burst: “White Jazz” by James Ellroy “The Hard Bounce” by Todd Robinson “The Lawn Job” by Chuck Caruso “Gun, with Occasional Music” by Jonathan Letham “Criminal Economics” by Eric Beetner Find us on: Facebook: Point Blank: Hardboiled, Noir, and Detective Fiction Twitter: @pointblanknoir Email: email@example.com Give us a review on iTunes or better yet tell a friend about the show.
Episodes of This Show
Dec 31, 2017