Crime + Music
CRIME + MUSIC: The Sounds of Noir, collects twenty darkly intense, music-related noir stories by world-renowned mystery authors including David Corbett, Tyler Dilts, Brendan DuBois, Bill Fitzhugh, Alison Gaylin, A.J. Hartley, Craig Johnson, David Liss, Val McDermid, Gary Phillips, Peter Robinson, and Zoë Sharp, and, from the music world, Galadrielle Allman, author of Please Be With Me: A Song for My Father, Duane Allman and award-winning songwriter-novelist Willy Vlautin. Edited by novelist and Wall Street Journal rock and pop music critic Jim Fusilli.
"Naomi Rand's 'The Misfits' is a particularly strong story about a suburban teenager who gets into an all-girls band, but success comes at a price" - Reviewing the Evidence
"Sleazy impresario Johnny O creates and manages a girl-group trio in Naomi Rand’s powerful 'The Misfits.'" - Publishers Weekly
"The story of the legendary, star-crossed Runaways is given a feminist twist in Naomi Rand's 'The Misfits.'" - The Washington Post
"Montclair's Naomi Rand presents an exquisite story, doing precisely what noir should." - NJ.com