Category Archives: Short Stories

Running Special by Frank L. Packard

Packard, Frank L. Running Special. Toronto: The Copp, Clark Co., Limited. 1925, pp. 304. This is Packard’s 17th book and the 4th and final collection of railroad stories.  It contains 10 stories of which only 4 are new.  The previous … Continue reading

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The Night Operator by Frank L. Packard

Packard, Frank L. The Night Operator. Toronto: The Copp, Clark Co., Limited. 1919, pp. 320. Packard’s 9th published book and his second of four railroad books.  The Night Operator is a collection of 10 short stories, all dealing with the … Continue reading

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On the Iron at Big Cloud. by Frank L. Packard

Packard, Frank L., On the Iron at Big Cloud. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1911, pp. 343. The first of Packard’s 32 books, this is a collection of 15 railroad stories. All of the stories were previously published in … Continue reading

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Locked Up edited by Sue Pike

Pike, Sue. ed. Locked Up. Ottawa: Dead Lock Press, 2007. Completed: 29 September 2010 Sue Pike is a member of the Crime Writers of Canada.  Her bio says that she “is originally from Toronto but was lured away by the … Continue reading

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