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James Ellroy on his new novel, and the real love of his life

Today, we meet the self-proclaimed "demon dog" of American crime noir. He's a notoriously bold, brash and unapologetic chronicler of humanity's dark side. Best-selling novelist James Ellroy opens up to Encore's Mariam Saab about starting over three decades into his literary career, the blurred lines between reality and fiction and the real love of his life.