"I'm always leery when academics try their hand at crime fiction. I wasn't able to get through Dorothy Sayers's Gaudy Night, and I was afraid Lentricchia's book would defeat me too. It has a plot that starts off reasonably enough, then becomes unbe..."
"I actually wondered if Westlake had had any experience in a monastic order, decided he hadn't but admired his writing skills greatly. Brother Benedict is a memorable creation, and Travelling to Puerto Rico to find the developer's daughter is a gre..."