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The Distance Eddie Muller | The Distance Eddie Muller

thomas-burchfield's picture
Sep.29.2012
The first and best thing I liked about The Distance, Eddie Muller’s 2002 debut noir novel, was its protagonist, Billy Nichols. Billy is no hero, or at least not the one commonly found—and acclaimed—in genre fiction nowadays. He’s neither big nor strong. He kids that he looks like William Powell...