Short, Sharp Interview: Mario Uccella

PDB: Can you pitch Fino alla fine del mondo (Until the End Of The World) in 25 words or less? The second part of a noir trilogy about Italian police officers, corrupt secret agents and politicians, cold blooded mobsters and Italy’s mysterious past. PDB: Which music, books, films or television shows have floated your boat…

La supremazia della patata: Di sesso e di città: 1

Sotto le lenzuola del profondo nord europeo: dalla Stoccolma noir di Andrea Mariani con il suo “Sex Tape” alla Varsavia popolata di gangster e prostitute dipinta da Paul D.Brazill in “Rosso Esperanto”. Fernando Coratelli ci invita a Mainz (“Lì dove niente può succedere”) fra letti disfatti, una donna fatale e alcuni misteri da svelare, tocca…

Short, Sharp Interview: Ilaria Meliconi of Hersilia Press

PDB: What is Hersilia Press ? It’s a small company trying to bring Italian crime fiction to a wider, English-speaking audience. Unlike some big companies, we focus on quality and don’t necessarily go for the big names, but for the books we like. Having said that, some of our authors like Giorgio Scerbanenco have been…