Unfortunately, a small number of the crime-fiction aficionados whose opinions were solicited on the subject of overlooked or underappreciated novels failed to respond. (Yeah, you know who you are.) Or, in two other cases, they failed to respond by the deadline, so their nominations didn’t make it into The Rap Sheet’s original feature package.
However, we don’t want to leave those stragglers out completely. So go here to read what novelist Cara Black has to say on this subject. And click here to find the title suggestions from Karl-Erik Lindkvist, Swedish creator of The Ross Macdonald Files Web site.