Friday, December 10, 2010

Win some pretty stuff!

Angie from Lucky Pony is giving away some need-to-have-now trinkets for Christmas, one of which Pulp Books has sponsored.

Go visit! Maybe you'll win and make us proud.

Wednesday, December 8, 2010

Notable Crime Books of 2010

Choosing books for picky friends can be humbling. There’s always one smarty-pants who has read not only the gift book but everything else in the author’s oeuvre. Another recipient refuses to consider any story about “some stupid girl.” And how about that ingrate who scorns the genre altogether, claiming to have developed more mature tastes? I’m speaking, of course, about buying books for children. Picking crime novels for grown-ups is a breeze. 

- Marilyn Stasio, New York Times. Illustration by Christoph Niewmann.

Read the rest of the article here.