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Ken Kuhlken

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Tagsmystery (7), noir (7), Tom Hickey (6), WW II (2), literature (2), classic (2), ocean beach (1), las vegas mob (1), surfing (1), family loyalty (1) — see all tags

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About meKen Kuhlken’s novels have been honored as finalist for the Ernest Hemingway Award for best first novel, won the Private Eye Writers of America/St. Martin’s Press Best First Novel competition, and been chosen as a finalist for the Shamus Best Novel Award.

His California Century novels, featuring detective Tom Hickey and sons, in chronological order are: The Biggest Liar in Los Angeles (1926); The Good Know Nothing (1936); The Venus Deal (1942); The Loud Adios (1943); The Angel Gang (1949); The Do-Re-Mi (1971), and The Vagabond Virgins (1979).

About my libraryAn eclectic gathering of history, mystery, time-honored literature and other worthy stuff.

GroupsChristianity, Hardboiled / Noir Crime Fiction, Historical Fiction


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Real nameKen Kuhlken

LocationSan Diego, CA

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Member sinceNov 6, 2009

Currently readingThe Golden Bough by Sir James George Frazer

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