Posts Tagged ‘ New Pulp Press ’

The Bitch by Les Edgerton – review

May 13, 2014
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The Bitch by Les Edgerton – review

Les Edgerton’s The Bitch is a straight-up old-school noir novel that will pin your ass to the break table at lunch at make you late for work. It’s a story told by ex-con, now-hairdresser Jake Bishop, a guy on the verge of living the American Dream.  He’s got a beautiful wife, his own house...

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Review— In Nine Kinds Of Pain by Leonard Fritz

January 20, 2012
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Review— In Nine Kinds Of Pain by Leonard Fritz

Leonard Fritz paints a bleak portrait of the city of Detroit in his stylish debut novel In Nine Kinds Of Pain (New Pulp Press). It appears so grim in fact—over run with corruption and decay—that it’s like a complete departure of hope. And yet Fritz manages to lay all of this out with such...

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A Choice of Nightmares by Lynn Kostoff – Review

July 16, 2010
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A Choice of Nightmares by Lynn Kostoff – Review

Recently re-released by New Pulp Press, Lynn Kostoff’s 1991 debut A Choice of Nightmares is equal parts noir-as-fuck crime story and hoidy-toidy literary character study, the type of book the Nerd wants to wave in his old english major “strictly lit” friends’ faces while shrieking at them “this what crime can do, fuckers!”  Comparisons to the works of guys...

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A Choice of Nightmares & The Long Fall by Lynn Kostoff

May 10, 2010
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A Choice of Nightmares & The Long Fall by Lynn Kostoff

Have you ever finished reading a book and just shook your head because you realized you just read something by an unheralded master of the form and it makes you a little sad. I honestly find it hard to believe that Lynn Kostoff isn’t more well known. One of the themes running through these...

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Short Thoughts on Short Fiction: Single Author Shenanigans

May 8, 2010
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Short Thoughts on Short Fiction: Single Author Shenanigans

So it’s Saturday afternoon, I’ve just finished the grocery shopping, I’ve got the house to myself for a couple of hours while the wife and the toddler are out on a play date and I’ve just sucked down a monster size can of Redbull, so I figure I can do one of two things....

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