At Jason's (and now Allan's) suggestion, I picked up Jim Thompson'sThe Killer Inside Me, considered a classic in the genre. Thompson has a number of classic crime/noir novels under his belt (none of which I've read), and also wrote the screenplays for THE KILLING and PATHS OF GLORY for Stanley Kubrick.
Stranded Below Nirvana
stranded below nirvana
Examining the life of a Father, Husband, and Geek - whatever that means in 2014. Coffee essential, but not mandatory...