Bold Venture Bulletins

Griff and Fats: Pounding the beat, and the bad guys

Griff and Fats: Pounding the beat, and the bad guys

Posted by Rich Harvey on Oct 14th 2018

Harvest of Homicide, a hardboiled original, was published last year by Bold Venture. Hellbent on Homicide, the first recorded case of "Griff and Fats," is now available from Bold Venture Pre … read more
Give my regards to Ed Noon

Give my regards to Ed Noon

Posted by Rich Harvey on Sep 23rd 2018

The venerable detective trades the Mouse Auditorium for the Palace Theater — and trades shots with some homicidal critics."Violence in Velvet"by Michael AvalloneSignet Books, 1956Cover by Robert A. Ma … read more
Sudden Fiction: "Primal Spillane" gets expanded and revised

Sudden Fiction: "Primal Spillane" gets expanded and revised

Posted by Rich Harvey on Sep 17th 2018

The creator of Mike Hammer fought his way to the top, beginning at the low-end of comic books with his prose "filler" stories.Mickey Spillane may personify the old joke, “It took him ten years to be … read more
The real Kansas Kid rides into the sunset

The real Kansas Kid rides into the sunset

Posted by Rich Harvey on Mar 26th 2018

To some, The Kansas Kid was gun-slinging Dan Robbins, who rode the Kansas plains in two western novels. But to the editors at Bold Venture Press, the real Kansas Kid was author John R. Rose, who grew … read more