Happy dual birthday, Loren Estleman/Agatha Christie
Versatile mystery/western author Loren Estleman, creator of sleuth Amos Walker, turns 54 today, while Agatha Christie would have turned 116.
Estleman's latest novels are Nicotine Kiss (Walker series) and The Adventures of Johnny Vermillion (western featuring an actor-cum-bank robber). Christie's is Miss Marple's Final Cases. You can listen to various Christie works on BBC Radio 7 this month; go here for details.