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Start Reading Beauty by Brian D’Amato

Mar 13, 2013 in Excerpts, Mulholland Authors

This year’s Mulholland Classic, BEAUTY by Brian D’Amato, was hailed by Dean Koontz as “absolutely irresistible,” proclaimed by Peter Straub a “breathtaking” novel “bristling and humming with intelligence,” and acclaimed in the Chicago Sun-Times as “superb” when first published nearly twenty years ago. Read on for a sneak peek at the novel’s first chapters–and don’t […]

Start Reading The Cuckoo’s Calling

Mar 05, 2013 in Excerpts, Mulholland Authors

On April 30th, Mulholland Books published The Cuckoo’s Calling by J.K. Rowling writing as Robert Galbraith. This mystery had Library Journal raving, “A grand beach read . . . Laden with plenty of twists and distractions, The Cuckoo’s Calling ensures that readers will be puzzled and totally engrossed for quite a spell.” BookPage called it “a page-turner” and welcomed […]

Start Reading Hit Me

Feb 12, 2013 in Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

Lawrence Block’s Keller thriller HIT ME, praised in starred reviews by Booklist as “delightful,” by Library Journal as “Block at the top of his form,” and Publishers Weekly as “highly enjoyable”, hits bookstores today! Can’t wait to get started on Larry’s latest and greatest? Start reading right here. Keller limited himself to monosyllables en route […]

How to Get Into Shape like a Navy SEAL

Jan 09, 2013 in Books, Excerpts, Mulholland Authors

If your new year’s resolution was to get into shape, and the three-day juice cleanse didn’t get the job done, maybe you need to up the ante. We’ve been re-reading Don Mann and Ralph Pezzullo’s SEAL Team Six series in anticipation of the next installment, Hunt the Scorpion (pre-order it now: Amazon | Barnes & […]

Start Reading Gun Machine

Jan 06, 2013 in Excerpts, Uncategorized

From Chapter Two John Tallow stood while the medics scraped up and lifted and bagged and took away his partner of four years, and then he sat on the stairs silently so that they had to lift Rosato’s killer over him to get him down and out of the building. People said things to him. […]

Year End Review: Tradecraft 101, Spy Tips from Mischa Hiller’s Shake Off

Dec 29, 2012 in Excerpts, Mulholland Authors, Uncategorized, Writing

With 2013 just around the corner, it’s the perfect time to sit back and reflect on another year of great content and great books. Check back twice daily in the last days of 2012 for a selection of our favorite MulhollandBooks.com posts from the past year! SHAKE OFF‘s Michel Khoury is a veritable encyclopedia of […]

Start Reading The Shining Girls

Oct 11, 2012 in Excerpts, Mulholland Authors

In June 2013, Mulholland Books will publish THE SHINING GIRLS, the next novel by Arthur C. Clarke Award winner Lauren Beukes, of whom Cosmopolitan has written: “the world Beuekes has invented is both eerily familiar and creepily different, “ and who William Gibson has praised as “very, *very* good.” We’re giving away pins featuring the […]

Read an Excerpt of Incognito: The Classified Edition

Sep 19, 2012 in Comic Books, Excerpts

Want a sneak peak from the Classified Edition of Ed Brubaker and Sean Phillips’ INCOGNITO, but can’t make it out to your local comics store? Marvel was kind enough to provide us a few pages below–now go grab yourself a copy! You won’t regret it.

The Assumption

Sep 11, 2012 in Excerpts, Fiction, Guest Posts, Popcorn Fiction, Short Stories

Via Popcorn Fiction, a superstar actor has big secrets in his past in this touch of noir from Ralph Pezzullo, co-author of HUNT THE WOLF: A Seal Team Six novel written with Don Mann. He saw her face in his mind’s eye and there was no mistake. Pale and pleading. Desperate. A ghost with pale […]

Start Reading Breed by Chase Novak

Aug 27, 2012 in Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors, Uncategorized

Next month we publish the hotly anticipated horror novel from Chase Novak, the pseudonymous debut of Scott Spencer’s alter ego hailed by Stephen King as “The best horror novel I’ve read since Peter Straub’s Ghost Story…by turns terrifying and blackly funny…a total blast.” Copies are already on their way to bookstores–but you can start the […]