A Case Of Noir by Paul D. Brazill is Out Now!

In snow smothered Warsaw, Luke Case, a boozy English hack with a dark secret, starts a dangerous affair with a gangster’s wife. Case escapes to the sweltering Spanish heat where he meets a colourful cast of characters, including a mysterious torch singer and a former East End villain with a criminal business proposition. While inContinue reading “A Case Of Noir by Paul D. Brazill is Out Now!”

Out now! ! ! The Big Rain by Paul D. Brazill.

Red Esperanto: Warsaw. In snow smothered Warsaw, boozy English hack Luke Case  encounters Jolanta, a beautiful young woman with a gangster husband. Death On A Hot Afternoon: Madrid. After the brutal events in Red Esperanto, Luke Case escapes Warsaw and heads off  to the heat of Madrid where he  meets a mysterious torch singer and an agingContinue reading “Out now! ! ! The Big Rain by Paul D. Brazill.”

Red Esperanto in The Mammoth Book Of Best British Crime

I’m more than somewhat chuffed to announce that my Warsaw set noir story Red Esperanto (which was translated into Italian as Rosso Esperanto) has been chosen for inclusion next year’s Mammoth Book Of Best British Crime, number 11 in the series. This will be my third appearance in one of the Mammoth’s – Guns OfContinue reading “Red Esperanto in The Mammoth Book Of Best British Crime”

Crime Book of the Year – The Alternative

Over at McVoices – the Scottish writing website –Fiona Johnson says: ‘Who would you nominate for the ‘Alternative’ Crime book of the year – somebody not yet well known, needn’t be Scottish. I’ll start the ball rolling with Paul D. Brazill and his Luke Case series, RED ESPERANTO, DEATH ON A HOT AFTERNOON and THEContinue reading “Crime Book of the Year – The Alternative”

News, Updates etc

So, what’s going on? Well, both of the  noir novelettes that I wrote for the Italian publisher Atlantis are now available from Amazon. In English and Italian. You can get Red Esperanto and Death On A Hot Afternoon here. I’ve recently finished a third story in the series. This is set in the Spanish cityContinue reading “News, Updates etc”

Red Esperanto and Death On A Hot Afternoon are both now a pound/ dollar

Red Esperanto and Death On A Hot Afternoon, written by Paul D. Brazill and published by Atlantis, are part of a series of noir novelettes that are set in various cities around the world. (Also available translated into Italian.) Red Esperanto: Warsaw. In snow smothered Warsaw, boozy English hack Luke Case  encounters Jolanta, a beautifulContinue reading “Red Esperanto and Death On A Hot Afternoon are both now a pound/ dollar”

Warsaw Noir – All About Steve

One of the areas touched upon in the first chapter of my novella A CASE OF NOIR is the rather, louche and down-at-heel world of Warsaw’s ex-pat EFL teachers. The ‘flotsam and jetsam of life’ that make their living teaching English in Poland’s capital. To give you a further — and very noir — taste of thatContinue reading “Warsaw Noir – All About Steve”

Luke Case Gets Some BiLingual Love Action!

Over at SEA MINOR, Nigel Bird takes a look at my Warsaw set novelette Red Esperanto and says: ‘Red Esperanto  … practically drips in the alcoholic sweat of the journalist Luke Case, not to mention some of his other bodily fluids. ‘ Meanwhile, over in  Italy, LIBERI DI SCRIVERE have a gander at Red Esperanto‘sContinue reading “Luke Case Gets Some BiLingual Love Action!”

The International Noir Of Atlantis.

ATLANTIS eBooks have launched a funky new website and a host of new titles.ATLANTIS is the dark spawn of Lite Editions, a highly successful publisher of erotic eBooks. With Atlantis, publishers Lorenzo Mazzoni and Marco Belli decided to produce a series of noir novelettes, taking place in various cities around the world. Contributors to theContinue reading “The International Noir Of Atlantis.”

Death On A Hot Afternoon on Amazon.

The Noir World Of Luke Case is a seralised novel set in various European cities. The following chapters have been published so far: Red Esperanto, Death On A Hot Afternoon and The Kelly Affair, all written by Paul D. Brazill and published by Atlantis (Also available translated into Italian.) Red Esperanto: Warsaw. In snow smotheredContinue reading “Death On A Hot Afternoon on Amazon.”