Warning: The covers in this post contain slightly NSFW imagery and some highly non-P.C. terms.
The ’50s and ’60s were a popular time for sleaze novels, and the works produced during these years could be quite salacious and dirty. What’s perhaps surprising, however, is the abundance of gay sleaze books published during that era. This selection of covers (which range from hilarious to intriguing to disturbing) come courtesy of Gay on the Range and Strange Sisters. Check it out:
- [A Harris County, Texas, sheriff's deputy was ambushed Friday night when a man walked up and repeatedly shot him from behind. ›] (http://www.buzzfeed.com/jimdalrympleii/sheriffs-deputy-shot-dead-in-ambush-at-texas-gas-station)
- [Dominica Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said that Tropical Storm Erika killed 20 people there, and set the island back 20 years from the damage. ›] (http://www.buzzfeed.com/stephaniemcneal/at-least-5-people-are-missing-after-tropical-storm-erika-thr)
- [Police are investigating the death of Jamycheal Mitchell, who was arrested months ago in Virginia for allegedly stealing about $5 worth of groceries. He was found dead in his jail cell last week. ›] (http://www.buzzfeed.com/jimdalrympleii/black-man-held-for-months-for-stealing-5-worth-of-snacks-fou)