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Case File: A Collection of Nameless Detective Stories

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It was fifteen years ago when the big, sort-of-sloppy, brew-loving P.I. appeared on the scene, dazzling readers with keen solutions to seemingly unsolvable crimes. And just as his disheveled demeanor gave no hint of the brilliant mind that lay behind it, his lack of a moniker said nothing about his rising popularity with mystery readers everywhere.

Nameless opens up his fil
Published November 13th 2011 by Smashwords Edition
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Sep 11, 2016 Ron Hefner rated it it was amazing
The Nameless Detective is one of the great and enduring legacies in detective fiction.

If you'll pardon the expression, Pronzini absolutely kills it in every in these great stories. His writing is crisp and to the point, without unnecessary embellishment. But at the same time, there is always intriguing subtext going on.

Pronzini, an aficionado of the early pulp detective stuff, always pays tribute to the various themes from those wonderful writers: the locked room mystery, the femme fatale, ins
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Mystery Writers of America Awards "Grand Master" 2008
Shamus Awards Best Novel winner (1999) for Boobytrap
Edgar Awards Best Novel nominee (1998) for A Wasteland of Strangers
Shamus Awards Best Novel nominee (1997) for Sentinels
Shamus Awards "The Eye" (Lifetime achievment award) 1987
Shamus Awards Best Novel winner (1982) for Hoodwink

Married to author Marcia Muller.

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