DEADLINES: A TRIBUTE TO WILLIAM E. WALLACE edited by Chris Rhatigan and Ron Earl Phillips

PRE-ORDER NOW! Available 09/28/2018. DEADLINES: A TRIBUTE TO WILLIAM E. WALLACE edited by Chris Rhatigan and Ron Earl Phillips — Published by Shotgun Honey, an imprint of Down & Out Books (September 2018) • Trade Paperback — $16.95 (includes FREE digital formats!) • eBook Formats — $6.99 The download link for the ebook (as aContinue reading “DEADLINES: A TRIBUTE TO WILLIAM E. WALLACE edited by Chris Rhatigan and Ron Earl Phillips”

Short, Sharp Interview: Paul Heatley

PDB: What’s going on?   Nothing much, I’m just coming off a chest infection so I’m taking my time with most things as I get breathless very easily. Other than that, it’s same old, same old. Plugging away, writing, reading – the usual.   PDB: Do you listen to music when you work?   Sometimes,Continue reading “Short, Sharp Interview: Paul Heatley”

I’m Interviewed by Tony Black

Over at Pulp Pusher, I talk to the Tartan Noir kingpin about Last Year’s Man and gangster films. ‘We haven’t had a Q&A at Pulp Pusher for quite some time. So, I thought we should so something about that.  We’ve asked the one and only Paul D. Brazill along to tell us about his latestContinue reading “I’m Interviewed by Tony Black”

I’m Interviewed By Chris Rhatigan

Chris Rhatigan interviews me over at the All Due Respect blog: ‘Paul D. Brazill is one of the most entertaining and original voices in the independent crime fiction community. I recently spoke with him about Last Year’s Man, his latest book through All Due Respect about ageing hit man Tommy Bennett. — When I first learned aboutContinue reading “I’m Interviewed By Chris Rhatigan”

Recommended Read: Squeeze by Chris Rhatigan

Lionel Kaspar quits his safe-but-dull health department job and bullshits his way into a journalist’s position at a local newspaper.  However, Kaspar soon realises that it’s much easier – and more profitable- to just make up stories rather than do any actual reporting. Chris Rhatigan’s Squeeze is just great. Lionel Kaspar is one of theContinue reading “Recommended Read: Squeeze by Chris Rhatigan”

Chris Rhatigan Reviews A Case Of Noir

Over at GOODREADS , Chris says: ‘Luke Case is a “journalist” adrift in an expat’s sea of booze, smoke, sex, shady characters and shadier dealings. He hops around Europe running from his past, but you can’t run forever. Or maybe you can? Doesn’t matter. This is more excellent entertainment from PDB, who makes for aContinue reading “Chris Rhatigan Reviews A Case Of Noir”

Grab Exiles: An Outsider Anthology for only 99p/ 99c!

To celebrate the latest ALIBI  noir festival in Slovenia, EXILES: AN OUTSIDER ANTHOLOGY is currently only 99c / 99p! A powerful Noir short story collection edited by the Bukowski of Noir, Paul D. Brazill. Exiles features 26 outsiders-themed stories by some of the greatest crime and noir writers, K. A. Laity, Chris Rhatigan, Steven Porter,Continue reading “Grab Exiles: An Outsider Anthology for only 99p/ 99c!”

Guest Blog: Conflict by Chris Rhatigan

One Thing Every Reader Wants to See A manuscript arrives in the All Due Respect inbox. It sits there for some time. Might be a day, might be a week, might be an hour. At some point, usually in the morning with a thermos of coffee, I open the manuscript. There’s one thing I’m lookingContinue reading “Guest Blog: Conflict by Chris Rhatigan”

More 5 STAR Reviews For Too Many Crooks

Over at Amazon.com, Hector Duarte Jr says: 5.0 out of 5 stars fun dash through Europe’s seedy– and oft-times funny–underbelly By Hector Duarte Jr.on March 7, 2017 Format: Kindle Edition Paul Brazill gives us another slice of Brit Grit in the unique style only he can wield. With characters ranging the class, (and moral), spectrum, Too ManyContinue reading “More 5 STAR Reviews For Too Many Crooks”

Recommended Read: All Due Respect Magazine 6

The sixth issue of All Due Respect Magazine is another beaut slice of pure hardboiled fiction. You get gamblers, wrestlers, bank robbers, juvenile delinquents, drunks, and double crosses galore. Every story is a gem but Wayne Kershaw Goes to Church by C.J. Edwards is particularly good and is as noir as it gets. The magazine is,Continue reading “Recommended Read: All Due Respect Magazine 6”

Recommended Read: Wake Up, Time To Die by Chris Rhatigan

Wake Up, Time To Die by Chris Rhatigan is a corkscrewed collection of 12 darkly comic short stories that masterfully mixes the mundane with the bizarre. There are lives of quiet desperation, small time crooks, wanna – be hit men, a heroic Bruce Springsteen, a vengeful Furby and more. Wake Up, Time To Die  – publishedContinue reading “Recommended Read: Wake Up, Time To Die by Chris Rhatigan”

Recommended Read: All Due Respect Magazine 5

The latest issue of ALL DUE RESPECT magazine is a knockout. Edited by Chris Rhatigan and Mike Monson, ADR is proving itself to be one of the best pulp magazines on the market. Even though they publish my stuff! The magazine opens with Broken Prayer, an atmospheric and very well written novel excerpt from SteveContinue reading “Recommended Read: All Due Respect Magazine 5”