The University of Chicago Press, United States, 2011. 11. First UK paperback edition (First Printing). In a complex world [he] makes things simple.”, “Richard Stark’s Parker novels . INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED, 2019. Additional gift options are available when buying one eBook at a time. He takes refuge in a closed-for-the-winter amusement park/fun house as a temporary hideout. However, don't expect deep thoughts from Parker because he is not that kind of guy. BRAND NEW ** SUPER FAST SHIPPING FROM UK WAREHOUSE ** 30 DAY MONEY BACK GUARANTEE. Needing to act fast, but quietly, the White House sends Mack Bolan deep into the swamplands. My only criticism would be that which I have of the rest of the Parker novels--too short on characterization. Unfortunately, the men, including the two policemen, are connected to the mob and they come after him with many reinforcements toting weapons.
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Perhaps the trait that made Parker so amazing was his ability to accept those unexpected glitches without panic. We've got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day. reprint edition. Will they corner him? | Contact this seller Not that there isn't violence and adventure aplenty. Over all though it was a decent read.
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. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Seller Inventory # AAC9780226770420. Seller Inventory # AAC9780226770918. 6. University of Chicago Press; Reprint Edition (September 15, 2010), Previous page of related Sponsored Products. Please try again. Plunder Squad: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 15), Deadly Edge: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 13), Butcher's Moon: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 16), The Sour Lemon Score: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 12), The Black Ice Score: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 11), The Green Eagle Score: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 10), The Jugger: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 6), "A dimestore shiv of a book about what happens when corrupt cops tip off the mob about a car accident in which an incompetent wheelman flips a getaway car next to an amusement park called Fun Island.
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He was not someone who was overcome by fear, agony, or self-pity when he found himself in desperate situations. (1995), ISBN 10: 0747244189ISBN 13: 9780747244189, From: Paperback. There are no exits from Fun Island. (Middlesbrough, United Kingdom), About this Item: Gray Friar Press, 2012. (Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom), About this Item: INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED, 2019.
Parker reconnoitered and planned his thefts very carefully. ", “Parker is refreshingly amoral, a thief who always gets away with the swag.”, “Parker . (London, United Kingdom), About this Item: Condition: New. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. 8.00x5.25x0.50 inches. This book is in good condition but will show signs of previous ownership. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates.
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Published by This is the story of a stoic master thief, surrounded by danger, who lays traps in an amusement park to escape from that danger - and that's what you get with the book. . (Hint: Master thief/antihero extraordinaire Parker survives; a lot of other people die. A Hard-Boiled Criminal Does What is Necessary to Survive, Reviewed in the United States on September 19, 2012. There are no exits from Fun Island.
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; Slayground; Those They Left Behind; We, Who Live in the Wood; The Faerie; Daddy Was a Space Alien; The Doom; Blessed Katie; Elderly Lady, Lives Alone; The Ditch; The Poppet; Enemies at the Door." Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The leader of the cult responsible is desperate to... Free shipping over $10.
SWAMP FEVERS National security is on the line when a senator's daughter disappears from her Florida college.
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From: New Book. When no police attempt to capture him, he realizes that the men who saw him enter the amusement park intend to probably kill him and take the money for themselves.
By the time Richard Stark sat down to write "Deadly Edge" in 1971, he'd been chronicling the adventures of his antihero, Parker, for nearly a decade. So these days I stay clear of the middle class of the road type of crime fiction. The book opens with an armored truck robbery that quickly goes wrong.
To get the free app, enter your mobile phone number. This is definitely a fun book, as the other reviewer stated, but what set "Slayground" apart from the rest for me was the way he handled plotting. Clean, undamaged book with no damage to pages and minimal wear to the cover. "Deadly Edge" kicks things off by bidding a brutal adieu to the 1960s: Parker robs a rock concert, but the heist goes sour, and he finds himself - and his woman, Claire - menaced by a pair of sadistic, drug-crazed hippies. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. What else can go wrong as Damien Dickens races against time to find the killer?
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This really heightens the tension really from the opening moments. The University of Chicago Press, United States
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Published by Please try your request again later. . Donald E. Westlake is one of the greats of crime fiction. . Account & Lists Account Returns & Orders. The book has been read, but is in excellent condition. The leader of the cult responsible is desperate to boost his sect's influence by gaining access to the sensitive government information the girl possesses…even if she dies in the process.
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15. Parker walks right into a meeting between a local mob boss and a few crooked cops. We are committed to providing you with reliable and efficient service at all times. Slayground by Richard Stark, 1971, Published for the Detective Book Club by W.J. “Nobody tops Stark in his objective portrayals of a world of total amorality.” —New York Times, “Energy and imagination light up virtually every page, as does some of the best hard-boiled prose ever to grace the noir genre.” —Publishers Weekly. Seller Inventory # AAH9780226770932.
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In stock shipped from our UK warehouse. And when Bolan discovers the sect's most dangerous weapons threaten the mind, not the body, he realizes he'll need more than guns and brawn to win this battle. The tension never lets up. Seller Inventory # 29493395. 28. The Monster Bookshop
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