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Blood, Kin and Structure: A Conversation between Andrew Vachss and Joe R. Lansdale

Mar 27, 2012 in Guest Posts

Joe Lansdale: First of all, I love this new book, That’s How I Roll, by Andrew. And I was telling him this, in an earlier conversation, that I never read any of his books so terrifically well constructed. They all are, but man, this was is like a bomb builder putting something together very, very […]

TORSO Revisited

Mar 19, 2012 in Comic Books, Excerpts, Writing

Earlier this month, Marvel reintroduced a refreshed and reformatted edition of the classic, Eisner Award-winning crime comic TORSO, by Brian Michael Bendis and Marc Andreyko to graphic novel readers everywhere. Read on for an interview with Brian Michael Bendis and an excerpt from the comic’s opening pages. How did the writing of TORSO influence your […]

Gun 101

Mar 12, 2012 in Guest Posts

I just finished reading the galley of a bestselling author’s soon-to-be-released thriller. Early in the book the author describes how the main character loads a 17-round magazine for a revolver. I realized I had my work cut out for me. Unless one has hands-on experience with firearms, it’s easy to make mistakes. At a mystery […]

Dark Valentine

Mar 06, 2012 in Fiction, Mulholland Authors

Enjoy this twisted slice of fiction from the brilliant mind behind Prison Break and Breakout Kings, and the novels  FIFTEEN DIGITS and SLIP AND FALL, coming from Mulholland Books in April 2012. “This is called Candy Cane,” the sales girl said, handing me the small bottle. I unscrewed the top and sniffed it. “It doesn’t smell […]

Continue Reading A Single Shot

Sep 02, 2011 in Books, Mulholland Authors

If you missed Part I of the excerpt from A SINGLE SHOT, start reading here. He loses sense of time and objectivity. He sits down on a small rock next to the body and, as the sun heats his naked back, declares himself a murderer. For the moment, he forgets that the body is even […]

Black Lens: Part XXVIII

Aug 03, 2011 in Black Lens, Guest Posts

Story by Ken Bruen and Russell Ackerman Ken Bruen is one of the most celebrated crime novelists of our time. Black Lens is his most secret project. Read on as the unveiling continues. Every Wednesday on Mulholland Books. With art by Jonathan Santlofer. Fade in… Read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part […]

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 […]

A Conversation Between Lawrence Block and Robert Silverberg: Part II

Jul 21, 2011 in Books, Mulholland Authors, Writing

Two months ago, Lawrence Block and Robert Silverberg met in San Francisco for an epic conversation that spanned nearly every topic imaginable…and far more. Mulholland Books has transcribed the dialogue between these two masters of storytelling and will present it to you in two parts. (Read Part I here.) LB: Should we take questions from some of these […]

Black Lens: Part XXVI

Jul 20, 2011 in Black Lens, Guest Posts

Story by Ken Bruen and Russell Ackerman Ken Bruen is one of the most celebrated crime novelists of our time. Black Lens is his most secret project. Read on as the unveiling continues. Every Wednesday on Mulholland Books. With art by Jonathan Santlofer. Fade in… Read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part […]

Black Lens: Part XXV

Jul 13, 2011 in Black Lens, Guest Posts

Story by Ken Bruen and Russell Ackerman Ken Bruen is one of the most celebrated crime novelists of our time. Black Lens is his most secret project. Read on as the unveiling continues. Every Wednesday on Mulholland Books. With art by Jonathan Santlofer. Fade in… Read Part 1, Part 2, Part 3, Part 4, Part 5, Part 6, Part 7, Part […]