Crime Writer James Crumley Passes Away at 68

Native Texan James Crumley dies

Crime Writer James Crumley Passes Away at 68

Mystery/crime author James Crumley passed away this weekend in Missoula, Montana, according to The New York Times. A native Texan whose papers are archived at Texas State's Southwestern Writers Collection, Crumley is most famous for two separate and enduring book series starring detectives Milo Milodragovitch and C.W. Sughrue.

NY Times obit here.

Read Jesse Sublett's 2001 profile of Crumley in the Chronicle here.

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