Eric Beetner: The hardest working man in hardboiled crime fiction on Authors on

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Eric Beetner: The hardest working man in hardboiled crime fiction on Authors on
  • Language: eng
  • Published: 28 Feb 2018
  • Duration: 51:00

Authors on the Air host Pam Stack welcomes man-of-all-trades ERIC BEETNER.

Eric writes hardboiled crime fiction. He's been nominated for two Anthony Awards, an ITW award, a Derringer and  won a few awards like the 2012 Stalker award. Eric has been described as "the James Brown of noir - the hardest working man in crime fiction" (Crime Fiction Lover) and "The 21st Century's answer to Jim Thompson" (LitReactor) He is the author of Rumrunners, Leadfoot (Anthony Award nominee), The Devil Doesn't Want Me, When The Devil Comes To Call, Criminal Economics, Dig Two Graves, The Year I Died Seven Times, White Hot Pistol, Stripper Pole At the End Of The World, the story collection A Bouquet Of Bullets, co-author (with JB Kohl) of the novels Over Their Heads, One Too Many Blows To The Head and Borrowed Trouble. He co-authored The Backlist and The Short List with Frank Zafiro and he has written the novellas FIGHTCARD: Split Decision and FIGHTCARD: A Mouth Full Of Blood under the name Jack Tunney as well as two in The Lawyer series of western novellas.He is a 2017 ITW Award nominee and two-time 2017 Anthony Award nominee for best paperback original and best anthology for Unloaded: Crime Writers Writing Without Guns which he edited and created. His award-winning short fiction has appeared in more than two dozen anthologies.Eric also co-hosts the podcast Writer Types along with writer SW Lauden and he hosts the popular Noir at the Bar reading series in Los Angeles for six years and counting.

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