Wrong Quarry, The - Max Allan Collins - Hard Case Crime
A HIT. AND A MISS.
Quarry doesn’t kill just anybody these days. He restricts himself to targeting other hitmen, availing his marked-for-death clients of two services: eliminating the killers sent after them, and finding out who hired them...and then removing that problem as well.
So far he’s rid the world of nobody who would be missed. But this time he finds himself zeroing in on the grieving family of a missing cheerleader. Does the hitman’s hitman have the wrong quarry in his sights?
First publication ever!
By the bestselling author of ROAD TO PERDITION
Quarry is the star of nine previous novels and the award-winning feature film "The Last Lullaby"
The Critics Love Quarry...
"Violent and volatile and packed with sexuality...classic pulp fiction."
— USA Today
"Collins’ witty, hard-boiled prose would make Raymond Chandler proud."
— Entertainment Weekly
"Crime fiction aficionados are in for a treat...a neo-pulp noir classic."
— Chicago Tribune
"As cool as an Eskimo Pie on a hot summer day and as sharp as a Ginsu knife."
— Milwaukee Journal Sentinel