I would back up that assertion up by saying there's a celluloid cool about the gumshoe and he makes a seedy den of smoky, sultry jazz his home. Along with that, Ruby is also one sardonic shamus who is always cracking wise; as opposed to a PI like Mike Hammer, who broods and has an ultra violent temper.
"Every story a gem..." is what the tagline reads--and you will find much truth in that shibboleth. -- Whit Howland
The Ruby Files team would like to thank Whit Howland at Huey Dusk’s Lounge and Clown website for their kind review of The Ruby Files Vol. 1. You can read the full review here.
Tell 'em Ruby sent ya.