10
Jul
07

Killers comin’ at ya

Running into my local Walgreen’s at lunch for something, what should I see looking back at me from the paperback rack?

the_mark_721.jpg

I love buying books from drugstores. It always reminds me of being a kid, walking up to the drugstore in summer to score reading material. You expect to find good books in a bookstore, but coming across a really good book on a turning wire rack in a drugstore was more exciting just because you never knew what you’d find.

Full disclosure: Jason Pinter is one of the Killer Year group of debut novelists, to which I also belong.

The Mark is going with me on the plane to NYC tomorrow, on my way to Thrillerfest.

The Mark
by Jason Pinter
MIRA Books
July 2007
ISBN-13: 978-0-7783-2489-8
ISBN-10: 0-7783-2489-3

Another great book from a Killer Year compadre that has just come out is The Cleaner by Brett Battles:

cleaner_72.jpg

The word on the street is that The Cleaner will clean your clock for you. I’m looking forward to snatching up a copy at Thrillerfest, making Brett sign it, and reading it on the flight home.

The Cleaner
by Brett Battles
Delacorte
June 2007
ISBN-13: 978-0-440-24370-0
$22.oo retail • hardcover

Advertisements

0 Responses to “Killers comin’ at ya”



  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: