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Mulholland Books and Rockstar Games

May 03, 2011 in eBooks, Mulholland News, Video Games

We’re thrilled to announce that we will be publishing, in conjunction with Rockstar Games, a series of short stories some of which are based on characters and cases from the world of L.A. Noire, Rockstar’s forthcoming new video game. “L.A. Noire: The Collected Stories” will be available for digital download on June 6, 2011 through all major eBook retailers.

Authors with stories in the anthology include such renowned writers as Megan Abbott, Lawrence Block, Joe Lansdale, Joyce Carol Oates, Francine Prose, Jonathan Santlofer, Duane Swierczynski and Andrew Vachss. 1940s Hollywood, murder, deception and mystery take center stage as readers reintroduce themselves to characters seen in L.A. Noire. Explore the lives of actresses desperate for the Hollywood spotlight; heroes turned defeated men; and classic Noir villains. Readers will come across not only familiar faces, but familiar cases from the game that take on a new spin to tell the tales of emotionally torn protagonists, depraved schemers and their ill-fated victims.

Read Megan Abbot’s story “The Girl” on Rockstargames.com.

Read the full press release here.

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15 Responses »

  1. Any chance of a print version of this?
    (Fingers crossed)

  2. This announcement feels like awesomeness delivered in dynamite form. I’ll applaud after I pick the pieces of myself out of the carpet. Brilliant project all around.

  3. I’d defo buy a print edition if it were available!

    Cheers

    gb

  4. Looks awesome. I definitely hope you’ll consider a paperback edition.

  5. I’d also be interested in a print version.

  6. Any chance for unsolicited writers to submit short stories based on the game.

  7. I would very much like to buy L.a.Noire in print form I think it would be a huge mistake to have it in ebook form only!!

  8. I’d totally buy a print edition.

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