Posts Tagged ‘ Stark House ’

Charlie Stella – Interview

May 4, 2010
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Charlie Stella – Interview

The two men most responsible for me embracing modern crime fiction are Ken Bruen and Charlie Stella. True enough, I’d been reading writers like Ellroy, Pelecanos, and Lehane for a number of years before I discovered Bruen’s the White Trilogy and Stella’s Jimmy Bench Press while browsing the shelves of my local used bookstore....

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Johnny Porno by Charlie Stella – review

May 4, 2010
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Johnny Porno by Charlie Stella – review

Johnny Porno is in many ways a master’s class on how to write a novel. As readers and writers we are told and taught that certain traits are desired above others. Show don’t tell and story through action are chief among them. A Charlie Stella novel does these things with ease and Johnny Porno...

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