Killing Town

Killing Town

A Mike Hammer Novel

Book - 2018
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Random House, Inc.
Mike Hammer steals a ride on a train upstate to Killington. But he is welcomed by a nasty surprise: he is accused by police of raping and murdering a young woman near the freight yards. Roughed up by the cops and facing a murder charge, Hammer's future looks bleak. Only a beautiful blonde, Melba Charles--daughter of powerful Senator Charles--might possibly save him... if he pays the price.

But why would Melba help save a man she has never met? And, more to the point, where is the real murderer?

From a brittle, brown manuscript, the first Mike Hammer novel--begun by Mickey Spillane in the mid-forties and completed seventy years later by Max Allan Collins--is a gift to mystery fans on the occasion of the noir master's 100th birthday.

Baker & Taylor
To clear his name in the murder of a young woman, Mike Hammer, while undercover in upstate New York, must agree to marry the daughter of a very influential man who can make the charges go away.

Publisher: London : Titan Books, 2018
Edition: First edition
ISBN: 9781785655500
Branch Call Number: MYS Spillane M
Characteristics: 229 pages ; 25 cm
Additional Contributors: Collins, Max Allan - Author

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