Recommended Internet resources for Ross MacDonald

The Thrilling Detective
The Lew Archer Novels


Hard Boiled Detective Fiction
Ross Macdonald

Biography by William Marling
January Magazine
50 Years with Lew Archer - An Anniversary Tribute To Ross Macdonald

By J. Kingston Pierce
The Bastulli Mystery Library
Ross Macdonald

Brief biography and overview of each novel
Written By - The Magazine of the Writers Guild of America, West
Ross Macdonald’s Mean Streets

Biographer Tom Nolan’s story of Macdonald’s love/hate relationship with Hollywood, film, and television

The Ross Macdonald Files

Thorough, informative site on Macdonald and Archer. Best list of Macdonald's words available on the web.

Authors and Creators: Ross Macdonald

Excellent bibliography and an outstanding source of information about film and television adaptations of Macdonald's novels.

Fifty Years with Lew Archer

50th anniversary of The Moving Target, the first Archer novel. Tributes and comments by scholars, critics, and fellow writers.

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