By Mickey Spillane,Max Allan Collins
It starts off with a couple of near-accidents: A motor vehicle nearly swipes Mike Hammer while he’s crossing the road. A junkie robs the notoriously hardboiled detective at knifepoint. A struggle on a subway platform comes just about pushing him in entrance of a educate. whereas anybody of those can be a accident, jointly they make a conspiracy—one that Hammer should result in order to outlive. And in terms of completing something—or someone—nobody does it greater than Hammer.
one of many 20th century’s bestselling American secret authors, Mickey Spillane replaced noir fiction without end while he loosed Mike Hammer at the international. Now those 8 brief tales, amassed and entire by way of Max Allan Collins, express that Spillane remains to be able to redefining the genre.
The tales in A very long time Dead have obtained a number of accolades, together with an Edgar Award nomination, two overseas organization of Media and Tie-in Writers “Scribe” Awards, and a personal Eye Writers of America Shamus Award.
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