Bandit Love

Massimo Carlotto's taut noir novel features an ex-con turned private eye who gets entangled in nasty doings while investigating a drug heist from the laboratories of the University of Padua.

April 23: " 'A job,' the woman repeated again, smiling, as if I hadn't heard her. 'Would you like one?' "

Kenneth Calhoun (Black Moon) and Lysely Tenorio (Monstress) of the Discover Great New Writers program on B-movies, heritage, and finales.