Tag: Fiction

Adam Gottstein

Delta Blues

As he had anticipated, a week at his mother’s home in San Francisco was almost more than he could take. She had fussed over him

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Howard Lachtman

The Serpent’s Tooth

Part Three You can take the Delta Detective to lunch, but can  you expect an interview in return? You can invite the Delta Detective to

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Howard Lachtman

The Serpent’s Tooth

Part 2 A riverside dinner party celebrating the end of a Delta summer has paired the Delta Detective with an intelligent and inquisitive woman whose

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Howard Lachtman

Something Happened to Helen

Part 1 of 2 Introduction In the summertime, as the classic Gershwin song assures us, “the livin’ is easy.” Unless you happen to be a

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Howard Lachtman

The Goddess of Justice: Part Two

(From the files of the Delta Detective Agency) Having successfully traced “Little Red” Ryder-Hood to her cleverly concealed lair in the woods and allowed Iris

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Howard Lachtman

The Goddess of Justice: Part One

(From the files of the Delta Detective Agency) After solving the perplexing mystery of a missing San Francisco financier, resolving the problem of an unsuspected

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