Borderline

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ISBN: 9781781167786
Release Date: 2014-05-23
Number of pages: 115
Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Borderline in PDF and EPUB THE SCORCHING PULP NOVEL BY LAWRENCE BLOCK, AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST TIME IN 50 YEARS! On the border between El Paso, Texas, and Juarez, Mexico, five lives are about to intertwine — with fatal results. You'll meet MARTY: the professional gambler who rolls the dice on a night with... MEG: the bored divorcee who seeks excitement and finds... LILY: the beautiful hitchhiker lured into a live sex show by... CASSIE: the redhead with her own private agenda... and WEAVER: the madman, the killer with a straight razor in his pocket, on the run from the police and determined to go down swinging! This is MWA Grand Master Lawrence Block at his rawest and most visceral, a bloody, bawdy, brutal story of passion and punishment — and of lines that were never meant to be crossed. PLUS: Three of Block's rarest short stories from the pulps, mapping the border between sanity and depravity...


Getting Off A Novel of Sex Violence

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ISBN: 9780857685995
Release Date: 2011-09-20
Number of pages: 304
Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: Titan Books (US, CA)

Download and read online Getting Off A Novel of Sex Violence in PDF and EPUB SO THIS GIRL WALKS INTO A BAR... ...and when she walks out there's a man with her. She goes to bed with him, and she likes that part. Then she kills him, and she likes that even better. On her way out, she cleans out his wallet. She keeps moving, and has a new name for each change of address. She's been doing this for a while, and she's good at it. And then a chance remark gets her thinking of the men who got away, the lucky ones who survived a night with her. She starts writing down names. And now she's a girl with a mission. Picking up their trails. Hunting them down. Crossing them off her list...


The Cocktail Waitress

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ISBN: 9781781160350
Release Date: 2012-09-21
Number of pages: 272
Author: James M Cain
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online The Cocktail Waitress in PDF and EPUB Following her husband's death in a suspicious car accident, beautiful young widow Joan Medford is forced to take a job serving drinks in a cocktail lounge to make ends meet and to have a chance of regaining custody of her young son. At the job she encounters two men who take an interest in her, a handsome young schemer who makes her blood race and a wealthy but unwell older man who rewards her for her attentions with a $50,000 tip and an unconventional offer of marriage... Includes a 4,000 word feature on the locating of this “lost” Cain novel, by Hard Case Crime editor, Charles Ardai


Brainquake

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ISBN: 9781781168202
Release Date: 2014-08-15
Number of pages: 320
Author: Samuel Fuller
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Brainquake in PDF and EPUB The bagmen who transport money for organized crime live by a special set of rules: no relationships, no ties...no alcohol, no women...no talking...and never, ever look inside the bag you're carrying. For more than ten years, despite suffering from a rare brain disorder, Paul Page was the perfect bagman. But that ended the day he saw a beautiful Mob wife become a Mob widow. Now Paul is going to break every one of the rules he's lived by to protect the woman he loves — even if it means he might be left holding the bag...


Matt Helm The Intimidators

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ISBN: 9781783293018
Release Date: 2015-04-24
Number of pages: 320
Author: Donald Hamilton
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Matt Helm The Intimidators in PDF and EPUB It was a double mission this time. Firstly, to terminate a top-notch enemy agent. Secondly, to locate the missing fiancée of a Texas oil millionaire, lost in the Bermuda Triangle. Somehow these two cases were connected, but it wasn't clear how until more high-profile types disappeared. They weren't dead, just part of a deadly little game...


Walk Among the Tombstones

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ISBN: 0061760315
Release Date: 2009-03-17
Number of pages: 100
Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: Harper Collins

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House Dick

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ISBN: 9780857683977
Release Date: 2011-04-05
Number of pages: 208
Author: E. Howard Hunt
Publisher: Titan Books (US, CA)

Download and read online House Dick in PDF and EPUB House Dick is one of Hunt’s very best, a classic hardboiled story of a detective in a Washington D.C. hotel (no, not that hotel) investigating a twisty tale of burglary and murder, of skullduggery under cover of darkness, of deception and shifting loyalties – and of the price you pay when you trust the wrong people…


The Twenty Year Death

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ISBN: 9780857687418
Release Date: 2012-08-07
Number of pages: 700
Author: Ariel S. Winter
Publisher: Titan Books (US, CA)

Download and read online The Twenty Year Death in PDF and EPUB THERE’S NEVER BEEN A BOOK LIKE THE TWENTY-YEAR DEATH A breathtaking first novel written in the form of three separate crime novels, each set in a different decade and penned in the style of a different giant of the mystery genre. 1931— The body found in the gutter in France led the police inspector to the dead man’s beautiful daughter—and to her hot-tempered American husband. 1941— A hardboiled private eye hired to keep a movie studio’s leading lady happy uncovers the truth behind the brutal slaying of a Hollywood starlet. 1951— A desperate man pursuing his last chance at redemption finds himself with blood on his hands and the police on his trail... Three complete novels that, taken together, tell a single epic story, about an author whose life is shattered when violence and tragedy consume the people closest to him. It is an ingenious and emotionally powerful debut performance from literary detective and former bookseller Ariel S. Winter, one that establishes this talented newcomer as a storyteller of the highest caliber.


Mona

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ISBN: 0786217057
Release Date: 1999-02-01
Number of pages: 171
Author: Lawrence Block
Publisher: Five Star (ME)

Download and read online Mona in PDF and EPUB Joe Martin was a con man - fly-by-night living, bounced checks at plush hotels, a string of aliases. He'd prowl on rich ladies with their eyes shut and their pocketbooks open. That was his life until he met Mona and fell for her like a ton of bricks. She gave him a dream of a rose-covered cottage and straight-arrow living - and a nightmare involving the biggest con of them all...murder!


Brainquake

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ISBN: 9781781168202
Release Date: 2014-08-15
Number of pages: 320
Author: Samuel Fuller
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Brainquake in PDF and EPUB The bagmen who transport money for organized crime live by a special set of rules: no relationships, no ties...no alcohol, no women...no talking...and never, ever look inside the bag you're carrying. For more than ten years, despite suffering from a rare brain disorder, Paul Page was the perfect bagman. But that ended the day he saw a beautiful Mob wife become a Mob widow. Now Paul is going to break every one of the rules he's lived by to protect the woman he loves — even if it means he might be left holding the bag...


The Great Pictorial History of World Crime

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ISBN: 9781461712152
Release Date: 2004-04-29
Number of pages: 1200
Author: Jay Robert Nash
Publisher: Scarecrow Press

Download and read online The Great Pictorial History of World Crime in PDF and EPUB This unparalleled reference spans the entire scope of world history offering a thorough investigation into the most infamous crimes and their perpetrators throughout recorded time. Arranged by subject, from Assassination to Terrorism, each chapter begins with an essay that introduces the topic and provides a concise overview of the historical, social, and very often, political significance of the crime. Subjects are further developed crime-by-crime, from ancient to modern times through descriptive entries covering the criminal acts, modus operandi, criminal background information, and motives along with insightful anecdotes. Every major crime category is presented as a separate, all-inclusive history. This arrangement facilitates the Encyclopedia's readability as well as its usefulness by specialists and nonspecialists alike who need a "first-stop" resource. Within the two-volumes there are thousands of in-depth profiles and more than 2,000 illustrations, almost half of which are published here for the first time and drawn from the author's personal collection of photographs, drawings, and primary documents. Through these fascinating and revealing graphics, the sinister and startling face of crime is exposed in all its blatant and deceptive poses. Riveting details and history-altering facts will engage and inform all who seek information within these volumes. An extensive bibliography of more than 5,000 entries and a comprehensive proper name and subject index make this an easy-to-use and essential reference for those searching for details of the people, places, and events in the world of crime. Author Jay Robert Nash draws upon his exhaustive personal collection of images to offer more than 2,000 illustrations and more than a million words that bring to life history's most notorious criminals in engrossing and exacting detail. Libraries who purchased Nash's Encyclopedia of World Crime will want to update and expand their collection with these new volumes from the "Dean of American True-


Cut Me In

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ISBN: 9781783293629
Release Date: 2016-01-15
Number of pages: 240
Author: Ed McBain
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Cut Me In in PDF and EPUB When a man’s partner is killed he’s supposed to do something about it. Maybe no one liked Del Gilbert, not the men he did business with, not the women who discovered his other lovers, not even his partner in the Gilbert and Blake literary agency - me. But when I found him shot to death on the floor of his office, I had no choice. I had to track down the person responsible. And not just to lay Del to rest, either. The office safe was open, and a contract worth millions was missing...


So Nude So Dead

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ISBN: 9781783293612
Release Date: 2015-07-17
Number of pages: 224
Author: Ed McBain
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online So Nude So Dead in PDF and EPUB He'd been a promising piano prodigy, once. Now he was just an addict, scraping to get by, letting his hunger for drugs consume him. But a man's life can always get worse - as Ray Stone discovers when he wakes up beside a beautiful nightclub singer only to find her dead... and 16 ounces of pure heroin missing. On the run from the law, desperate to prove his innocence and find a killer, Ray also faces another foe, merciless and unforgiving: his growing craving for a fix...


Thieves Fall Out

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ISBN: 9781783292486
Release Date: 2015-04-10
Number of pages: 240
Author: Gore Vidal
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Thieves Fall Out in PDF and EPUB The lost pulp crime novel by great American novelist Gore Vidal! Hired to smuggle an ancient artefact out of Egypt, Pete Wells finds himself the target of killers and femme fatales - and just one step away from triggering a revolution that will set Cairo aflame!


Quarry s Choice

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ISBN: 9781783290857
Release Date: 2015-01-09
Number of pages: 256
Author: Max Allan Collins
Publisher: Titan Books

Download and read online Quarry s Choice in PDF and EPUB Quarry is a pro in the murder business. When the man he works for becomes a target himself, Quarry is sent South to remove a traitor in the ranks. But in this wide-open city - with sin everywhere, and betrayal around every corner - Quarry must make the most dangerous choice of his deadly career: who to kill?