Books by James Ellroy
NPR stories about James Ellroy
If someone's not being killed or beaten, he's being shaken down, spied on, bedded, or seduced in James Ellroy's American Tabloid. Author Adam Levin says it will have you admiring J. Edgar Hoover's sleazy connivances and cheering for the violent downfall of the Kennedys.
In the crime writer's world, every conspiracy theory you ever heard about the 1960s was true — and there are even more that you never knew.