Sierra Madre, CA - February 23, 2015 - Sierra Madre resident Richard Bellikoff is the winner of the Sierra Madre Library’s “Write Like Chandler” contest. The Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler, was Sierra Madre Public Library’s 2015 One Book, One City pick. The contest was one of the exciting events celebrating author Raymond Chandler and the LA Noir genre.
Bellikoff’s entry, “Strangers on a Trail”, written in Chandler’s narrative-first-person style, was selected by members of the One Book Once City committee, on the evening of Friday, February 13. Bellikoff received dinner for two at a local restaurant. Read his winning entry below.