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Linda Shenton Matchett was born in Baltimore, MD a stone's throw from Fort McHenry, and she has lived in historical places most of her life from Edison, NH (named for the inventor of the light bulb) to Washington, DC. She currently lives in central NH where she is dining services/catering manager for a boarding high school. When she is not writing, she volunteers as a docent at the Wright World War II Museum and serves as a trustee for her local public library. A freelance writer for over ten years, her work appears in numerous online and print publications.

Forensic Friday: The Hard-Boiled School of Detective Fiction

Forensic Friday:The Hard-Boiled School of Detective Fiction

With the release of Under Cover,this week, I'm taking a look at the various styles of crime fiction. On Monday, I talked aboutThe Golden Age of Detective Fiction.Another genre that arose around the same time, but remained popular well into the 1950s is the Hard-Boiled School of Detective Fiction, published in “pulp magazines,” so call... Read more of this blog post »
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