I've just posted a new review: Noir comedy, SOMEBODY OWES ME MONEY by Donald E. Westlake...
'I’m on a real vintage pulp bender at the moment, collecting books by authors like Day Keene and Milton K. Ozaki. I like their style. These guys don’t mess about: they get in there, get the job done – often in 150 pages or less – and get the hell out. And there’s nothing wrong with that, I say.
Donald E. Westlake is one such writer. His pulp mystery, Somebody Owes Me Money, is one of the many classics of the genre seeing re-release through Hard Case Crime, the people who brought you top-shelf revenge thriller, Money Shot, by Christa Faust. Yet while Faust’s pulp is delightfully dark and grimy, Westlake’s is more of a family-friendly affair...'
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