Crime Novels Set in Montana
From Glacier to Blue Deer to Poisonville and Missoula: A Look at Some of the Most Important and Entertaining Crime Novels Set in Montana
Join Montana author James L. Thane for his exploration of Treasure State crime novels. Over the course of the last century a number of crime writers, ranging from Dashiell Hammet to James Lee Burke, Christine Carbo, James Crumley, Leslie Budewitz and others, have used both real and fictional Montana locations as the settings for their stories. This program examines some of the most important and entertaining of these novels, which range from very cozy mysteries at one end of the spectrum to very dark, violent, hard-boiled novels at the other. Fans of this genre should find plenty of good suggestions for their reading lists in this presentation.
- Aug 17 2021
- 6:30 pm
- Cooper Room
- Level Four, Missoula Public Library, 455 E. Main St, Missoula, MT