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Moonstone Press reprints detective and crime novels, as well as humorous fiction, from the end of WWI to the mid 1960s. We publish books that are well-written and entertaining, and deserving of a wider audience.

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Golden Noms de Plume

June 6, 2019

Classic crime writers made habitual use of pseudonyms. A comprehensive list of pen names would be an impossible task, but a quick tally from...

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Ruritania

May 1, 2019

Many Golden Age books have a plot (or subplot) involving an imaginary European kingdom, often on the brink of revolution.  The inspiration ...

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It is a good rule after reading a new book, never to allow yourself another new one till you have read an old one in between.

C.S. Lewis

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