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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 […]

Now Available LA Noire: The Collected Stories

Jun 06, 2011 in eBooks, Mulholland News, Video Games

Today is the publication date for LA Noire: The Collected Stories a series of short stories some of which are based on characters and cases from the world of L.A. Noire, Rockstar’s new magnum opus of video gaming. Throughout the day, we will be posting short vignettes by the contributors to the collection. Contributors include […]

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 […]

(Holly)wood Pulp: 15 Books That Helped Me Understand the City of Angels

Jun 02, 2011 in Books, Guest Posts

[Editor’s Note: Visit Duane Swierczynski’s website for a fantastic opportunity. Check it out before you read this article.] Until Fun & Games, I set most of my novels in Philadelphia. No, I don’t have some kickback deal with the local chamber of commerce. Philly’s where I was born and raised, and for better or worse, […]

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 […]

Talking Titles

Mar 31, 2011 in Books, Guest Posts, Writing

It’s either one step above or one step below judging a book by its cover, but say what you will – titles matter. They matter a whole lot in the noir fiction world since back when the stands used to be filled with the salacious come-ons of pulp fiction femme fatales in lace brassieres and […]

Bouchercon 2010: Photographic Evidence

Oct 16, 2010 in Mulholland Authors, Mulholland News

We thought you might want to see a few photos of our authors enjoying the Bay area. Former LA Times colleagues Sebastian Rotella and Michael Connelly reconnected. Mark Billingham with Chris Mooney and Martyn Waites Fellow Los Angeles writers Marcia Clark and Michael Connelly joined by Zoe Ferraris. Duane Swierczynski with his agent David Hale […]

Report from the Bookselling Front at The Mystery Bookstore Los Angeles

Sep 16, 2010 in Books, Booksellers, Guest Posts

Mulholland Drive is notorious in our town and around the world as a street of significant history—some of it quite shady, some of it fictional, some of it quite real. All of it makes for great crime (fiction). When we saw the name of the new Little, Brown imprint, we were intrigued. It was when […]