Sneak peek: First section of What Happens in Reno, by Mike Monson

By Mike Monson TOO DRUNK TO drive home, Matt Hodges spent Monday night in the Denny’s parking lot, just north of downtown Modesto. The old Denny’s. The one across from the pathetic American Graffiti Monument at George Lucas Plaza. Bronze statue of two 50s-looking teenagers leaning on the left front fender of some old Chevy […]

IT’S OVER!!!! No more magazine; way more books!

By Chris Rhatigan About five years ago, Alec Cizak started the website All Due Respect. He posted one story a month, and the audience was quite small at first. But the first thing that struck me about these stories was their rawness—this was grim, bareknuckle crime fiction. I took the reins in 2012, attempting to […]

Yes! MANIFESTO DESTINATION by Alec Cizak is out and available finally now!!!!!

  Elmore Johnson has only got two friends, the bottle of Jim Beam in his coat pocket and a revolver named Lorraine. He worked for the Indianapolis Police Department until they booted him for exposing dirty cops. Now he makes a meager living snapping seedy photos. But when Elmore shoots pictures of the daughter of […]

Coming Spring of 2016!! CLEANING UP FINN by Sarah M. Chen!!!!!!

Yes yes yes. We got a prize with this one. Ms. Chen, whose story The Donut Dealer was a big hit in All Due Respect #6, has written an elegant yet down-and-dirty noir and was nice enough to submit it to US. Wow. You, dear readers, will be able to get your hands on it […]

Coming Summer 2016: KILL ‘EM WITH KINDNESS, by CS DeWildt

    CS DeWildt, the author of the popular and acclaimed All Due Respect Book  Love You To A Pulp, has graced us with another rough-edged, yet beautifully written novel about crime, criminals, desperate love, and nearly unspeakable violence. Kill ‘Em With Kindness will be out this summer and it is our pleasure to bring […]

Sneak peak: THE CREEP from Dead Heat With the Reaper by William E. Wallace

  First sections from The Creep, one of the novellas in Dead Heat With the Reaper, by William E. Wallace. Coming August 1 from All Due Respect Books.   The Creep By William E. Wallace   The Claymore apartment building where Susan Carnes lived was more than a century old and the 85-year-old “new” elevator it […]

Sneak Peak: excerpt from CROOKED ROADS, by Alec Cizak, coming May 15!!!

  COLOMBUS DAY 6:19 p.m. Kristos jammed the end of the shotgun into Hector’s mouth and pulled the trigger. Bump had never seen somebody get killed. Not actually. He hadn’t been hanging out with Kristos for too long. His throat went dry when Kristos first handed him the Benelli and said, “You do it.” Bump […]