LESTER DENT: THE MAN, HIS CRAFT AND HIS MARKET will take you back to the heyday of pulp publishing. This fascinating book is a must read for fans of pulp stories, mysteries, detective stories, comic books or science fiction. It is a revealing history of the brilliant writer from La Plata, Missouri, who has inspired generations of adventure writers and whose influence can still be seen in fictional heroes today! -- From the Publisher
About the Author
Maggie Martin McCarey-Laird has had a diverse career including being a United Methodist minister and missionary, teaching English at Drake University and Des Moines Area Community College both in Des Moines, Iowa, and the University of Alaska, Nome campus; she's also been a radio talk show host in Albany, New York.