• A Literary Tour Of The Delmar Loop In St. Louis

    A Literary Tour Of The Delmar Loop In St. Louis0

    The following passages describing the Delmar Loop in St. Louis, Missouri are taken from The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief by Marc Whelchel, the first book in a mystery series set in the Delmar Loop. The book is available from Amazon and Open Books Direct. “On the main drag below, the Delmar Loop was coming alive, mocking

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  • 5 Unforgettable Minor Characters In Fiction

    5 Unforgettable Minor Characters In Fiction0

    Get to know these 5 unforgettable minor characters in fiction. 1. Sandy Galanos, the pickpocketing soothsayer, in The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief by Marc Whelchel “Meet V.C. Almond, Mastermind Sleuth, Jack of Some Trades, and the Delmar Loop’s Private Investigator Ordinaire. His friend, merry prankster Jake Kennedy, has just committed suicide. The night of Jake’s funeral,

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  • Fiction’s 5 Most Lovably Infuriating Sidekicks

    Fiction’s 5 Most Lovably Infuriating Sidekicks0

    Infuriating, yes. Lovable, yes. You will want to meet all 5 of fiction’s most lovably infuriating sidekicks. 1. Aldous Lewie from The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief by Marc Whelchel “Meet V.C. Almond, Mastermind Sleuth, Jack of Some Trades, and the Delmar Loop’s Private Investigator Ordinaire. His friend, merry prankster Jake Kennedy, has just committed suicide. The

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  • Interview With Marc Whelchel, Author Of The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief

    Interview With Marc Whelchel, Author Of The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief0

    Marc Whelchel talks with Book Glow about the writing of The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief. The murder mystery is available from Open Books Direct. Describe The Doubly Dead Angel-Thief in one sentence. A big, sad, funny, weird misunderstanding. Which is actually a fragment, and one with far too many adjectives, but whatever. What led you to

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  • 5 Zany Murder Mysteries

    5 Zany Murder Mysteries0

    These zany murder mysteries will keep you guessing and make you laugh until the very end. 1. The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde “Acheron Hades has been kidnapping certain characters from works of fiction and holding them to ransom. Jane Eyre is gone. Missing. Thursday sets out to find a way into the book to

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  • 6 Hilarious Male Sleuths In Crime Mystery Fiction

    6 Hilarious Male Sleuths In Crime Mystery Fiction0

    Discover your next favorite funny detective. These hilarious male sleuths in crime mystery fiction always find a way to make you laugh while solving the case. 1. & 2.: Detectives Mike Lomax and Terry Biggs from The Rabbit Factory by Marshall Karp “When the actor playing Rambunctious Rabbit – the mascot of Lamaar Studio’s Familyland

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