Hard Case Crime returns with new publisher Titan Books and its biggest Fall season ever, including a brand new novel by Lawrence Block and a never-before published thriller by Mickey Spillane. Check out our 2011 HCC releases below:
Getting Off: A Novel of Sex and Violence
A beautiful and deadly female serial killer is working her way across the country, tracking down every man she’s ever slept with – the ones who got away - and ruthlessly murdering them…
Begun by mystery master Mickey Spillane in the late 1960s and completed four decades later by Max Allan Collins, The Consummata is the long-awaited follow-up to Spillane's bestseller The Delta Factor -- a breathtaking tale of treachery, sensuality, and violence, showcasing two giants of crime fiction at their pulse-pounding, two-fisted best.
Angel Dare went into Witness Protection to escape her past -- not as a porn star, but as a killer who took down the sex slavery ring that destroyed her life. But sometimes the past won't stay buried. When a former co-star is gunned down, it's up to Angel to get his son, a hotheaded MMA fighter, safely through the Arizona desert, shady Mexican bordertowns, and the neon mirage of Las Vegas...
Even the enigmatic hit man called Quarry had to start somewhere. And for him that was the day he returned from Vietnam to find his young wife cheating. He'd killed plenty overseas, so killing her lover was no big deal. When he was recruited to use his skills as a contract killer, that transition was easy, too. He survived by expecting trouble. He didn't expect to run into her again....