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Start Reading Triple Crossing by Sebastian Rotella

Jul 22, 2011 in Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

On August 10th, we’ll be publishing TRIPLE CROSSING by celebrated journalist and investigative reporter Sebastian Rotella. Start reading the novel Michael Connelly calls “one of the most accomplished first novels I have ever read,” and which Booklist called “a strongly choreographed, authentically detailed, and sharply funny tale of cultural complexity and raging global criminality.” Fog […]

Continue Reading Duane Swierczynski’s FUN AND GAMES

Jun 10, 2011 in Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

In just ten short days, we’ll be publishing FUN AND GAMES, the kick-a$$ first book in the kick-a$$ Charlie Hardie series. Continue reading the novel Josh Bazell called “insanely entertaining,” and which Booklist called “so bloody satisfying.” Missed Chapter 1? Read it here. 2 “California is a beautiful fraud.”—Marc Reisner WHEELS WERE supposed to be […]

Chapter 3 of The Wreckage

Jun 03, 2011 in Books, Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

In just a few weeks’ time, The Wreckage will be available in bookstores across the nation. Start reading the book that Booklist called (in a starred review), “Fine and ambitious with characters who are wonderfully human–smart, determined, decent, and flawed. Thoroughly compelling.” Need to catch up? Read the Prologue and Chapter 1 and Chapter 2. […]

Start Reading Duane Swierczynski’s Fun and Games

Jun 03, 2011 in Books, Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

In just a few short weeks, we’ll be publishing FUN AND GAMES, the kick-a$$ first book in the kick-a$$ Charlie Hardie series. Start reading the novel Josh Bazell called “insanely entertaining,” and which Booklist called “so bloody satisfying.” THE PIERCING screech of tires on asphalt. The screams— His. Your own. And then— 1 It’s all […]

Chapter 2 of The Wreckage

May 27, 2011 in Books, eBooks, Excerpts, Mulholland Authors

Next month we are publishing The Wreckage by Michael Robotham. Start reading the book that Booklist called (in a starred review), “Fine and ambitious with characters who are wonderfully human–smart, determined, decent, and flawed. Thoroughly compelling.” Need to catch up? Read the Prologue and Chapter 1. 2 LONDON Being measured for a new suit was […]

Start reading Thomas Mullen’s THE REVISIONISTS

May 26, 2011 in Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

Galleys of Thomas Mullen’s incredible, genre-defying new novel THE REVISIONISTS are being given away at BEA first-thing tomorrow morning! Couldn’t make it out to BEA this year? Just don’t think you’ll hit the floor in time? Fret not! Start reading Mullen’s book right here on the Mulholland website–and the first twenty comments about it will […]

Chapter 2 of A Drop of the Hard Stuff

May 06, 2011 in Excerpts, Mulholland Authors

Continue reading A DROP OF THE HARD STUFF which hits bookstores on May 12th. Missed the Prologue? or Chapter 1? Read them first. II WE SAT ACROSS from each other in a booth in a diner on Twenty-third Street. He took his coffee with a lot of cream and sugar. Mine was black. The only […]

Chapter 1 of A Drop of the Hard Stuff

May 04, 2011 in Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

Continue reading A DROP OF THE HARD STUFF which hits bookstores on May 12th. Missed the Prologue? Start reading here. I I COULDN’T TELL YOU the first time I saw Jack Ellery, but it would have to have been during the couple of years I spent in the Bronx. We were a class apart at […]

Start reading A Drop of the Hard Stuff by Lawrence Block

Apr 29, 2011 in Books, Excerpts, Fiction, Mulholland Authors

Next month we are publishing A Drop of the Hard Stuff by Lawrence Block, the newest installment in the celebrated Matthew Scudder series. Start here with the prologue to the novel Booklist, in a starred review, called: “Genius…the prose, as always, is like the club soda Scudder sips in the opening pages: cool, fizzy, and completely […]

Continue reading The Bayou Trilogy

Apr 22, 2011 in Excerpts, Mulholland Authors

Next week, we are re-publishing Daniel Woodrell’s three Rene Shade novels, Under the Bright Lights, Muscle for the Wing, The Ones You Do in one beautiful package called THE BAYOU TRILOGY. We will be excerpting the first chapter of each of the 3 novels here over the next few weeks. We began with Under the […]