News for week ending 2011-12-17

  • The return of Matt Helm: #
  • The folks at the Strange Adventures Comic Book Store celebrate the release of the Martini Edition in high style: #
  • Lee Goldberg's Judgment (The Jury Series #1 originally published as .357 Vigalante) is free this week for Kindle #
  • Deirdre Donahue in USA TODAY–Self-published authors find e-success: #
  • Darwyn Cooke is auctioning off an awesome pile of Parker stuff to benefit the Hero Initiative: #
  • Derek Haas at WSJ–The Code of the Thriller #
  • Publishers Weekly has a brief review of the lost Donald Westlake novel The Comedy is Finished, the first I'm aware of: #