Novelist, poet, dramatist and sometime publisher, John Harvey has been a professional writer for some forty years. The first of his Charlie Resnick series, Lonely Hearts, was named by The Times as one of the 100 most notable crime novels of the last century, and in 2007 he was the recipient of the CWA Cartier Diamond Dagger for Sustained Excellence in Crime Writing. He has been awarded Honorary Doctorates by the Universities of both Nottingham and Hertfordshire.
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Ko-Ko : Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra (1940) Edgar Bergen : Joe Henry from Scar Feeling Blue : James P. Johnson (1929) So Cold in Vietnam : Johnny Shines w. Otis Spann & Big Walter Horton (1966) They Say (Alternate Take) : Teddy Wilson & His Orchestra with Billie Holiday, vocal refrain (1939) The […]
DARKNESS, DARKNESS Act 2, Scene 15 CREMATORIUM. FADE DOWN ORGAN MUSIC AS RESNICK WALKS AWAY FROM THE CHAPEL INTO THE GARDEN, CATHERINE, PATCH OVER ONE EYE, COMING TO JOIN HIM. CATHERINE: God, Charlie! I hate funerals. Hate them more and more. RESNICK: You’ll come to mine, all the same? CATHERINE: You, Charlie? You’ll be here […]