Tag Archives: Shell Scott

31st Annual Vintage Paperback Collectors Show & Sale

Sunday, March 21, the first day of Spring. I went to the paperback collector’s show, and it was good. Here are 6 of the 30 books I got.   We got to the show about 9:3o, and after paying the … Continue reading

Posted in mystery, Personal Opinion, reading, science fiction | Tagged , , , , , | 12 Comments

The Case of the Vanishing Beauty

This is the 23rd in my series of Friday Forgotten Books by Richard S. Prather, Gold Medal, 1950 paperback, mystery (hard-boiled) first Shell Scott “She looked hotter than a welder’s torch and much, much more interesting.” Los Angeles private eye Shell Scott … Continue reading

Posted in Friday Forgotten Book, mystery, Review | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 24 Comments