News for week ending 2010-06-05

The Wheelman (great book!) author Duane Swierczynski has penned an essay on The Hunter for Thrillers: 100 Must Reads. http://bit.ly/ddRaU4 # Loren Eaton at I Saw Lightning Fall on Max Allan Collins' Parker pastiche Two For the Money http://bit.ly/dsyWf9 # Ed Gorman on Murder Among Children, the second Mitch Tobin novel by Westlake […]

Cover art for Westlake and Block’s Hellcats and Honeygirls

Subterranean Press has released Glen Orbik‘s cover art for their omnibus of three vintage sleaze novels co-written by Lawrence Block and Donald Westlake, collectively entitled Hellcats and Honeygirls (previously covered here).

They also announce that they will be publishing one and likely two more volumes of pseudonymous Block (but not Westlake) […]

Cover art and preview: Darwyn Cooke’s The Outfit

I posted an ad that featured this cover art earlier. Here is the standalone cover.

I mentioned this on Twitter, but it deserves more attention: a six-page preview for The Outfit (drawn from The Man With the Getaway Face portion) is available here. (Thanks to […]

Review: Richard Stark’s Parker: The Man With the Getaway Face by Darwyn Cooke

The Man With the Getaway Face, in case you missed it earlier, is not a freestanding sequel to Darwyn Cooke’s The Hunter. Rather, Darwyn has condensed Getaway Face into a prelude to his adaptation of The Outfit, where it will serve as the first chapter when The Outfit is released in October.

It […]

Inside back cover: Darwyn Cooke’s The Man With the Getaway Face