Timothy Hallinan (born 1949), winner of the Lefty Award for Best Comic Crime Novel for his 2014 Junior Bender novel Herbie’s Game; Edgar nominee for Best Mystery Novel for 2010’s Poke Raferty novel The Queen of Patpong.
Simeon Grist Series (Simeon Grist – Los Angeles private detective)
The Four Last Things – 1989
Everything But the Squeal – 1990
Incinerator – 1992
The Bone Polisher – 1993
The Man with no Time – 1994
Poke Rafferty Series (Poke Rafferty – American travel writer in Bangkok)
Junior Bender Series (Junior Bender – burglar and reluctant fixer for crooks)
Little Elvises – 2011
The Fame Thief – 2013
Herbie’s Game – 2014
Fields Where They Lay – October 2016
Hallinan discusses his Poke Rafferty books, his love of Bangkok, his comic crime novels featuring Junior Bender, and his life prior to his first novel
Reviewed books are shown as blue links, above.