"...Kleinfeld? That’s Lenny Kleinfeld, of course: The man who left Chicago for a business trip to L.A. and, more than 30 years later, still hasn’t returned..."
"...by Lenny Kleinfeld..."
"...The book I'm talking about is the art-scene/cop-thriller novel Some Dead Genius by Lenny Kleinfeld...."
"...Lenny Kleinfeld, author: This is a question only for people on barstools who aren’t getting laid tonight and need an innocuous time-waster so they can keep drinking until the bartender turns the up lights and kicks them out. However, since Brenner is holding a gun to my head – well, actually, it’s a huge spider he keeps trying to jam into my ear while yelling “Austin Brain Dead!!! Welcome to Austin Brain Dead!!!” – so here’s the most important thing in life: Rhythm...."
"...Lenny Kleinfeld, author: 1. Puritanism is like syphilis; once it’s in your system it’s there unto death, impervious to treatment such as exposure to facts – for instance, how Prohibition accomplished nothing except creating the Mafia and national corruption, and how its descendant prohibitions against weed and coke created mega-mafias and global corruption..."
"..."The book I'm talking about is the art-scene/cop-thriller novel Some Dead Genius by Lenny Kleinfeld." [Film Premieres: The Waiting Is the Hardest Part, March 11, 2015]..."
"...• Wayne Alan Brenner's review of Some Dead Genius, Lenny Kleinfeld's second novel featuring Chicago homicide detectives Mark Bergman and John Dunegan, this one set among the Windy City's art scene;..."