Do Patricia Highsmith Novels Make Good Films?

The author’s oeuvre has long been the subject of cinematic preoccupation, inspiring over 20 screen adaptations and counting. Here, a close read of four of the best and worst of them.

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‘Killing People in Fiction Was Fun’: Mysteries That Have Stood the Test of Time

From Agatha Christie to Raymond Chandler to Patricia Highsmith, classic detective stories are given new life in audio form.

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