P.I. Mike Hammer is playing bodyguard to diva Rita Vance on the eve of her big Broadway comeback. But soon she is facing death threats and Hammer is the target of hit men. When Rita disappears, Hammer seeks to make a rescue before Rita's curtain comes down.
About the Author
MAX ALLAN COLLINS is the author of the acclaimed graphic novel Road to Perdition, which became the Academy Award–winning Tom Hanks film. A New York Times bestselling author, he has won two Best Novel "Shamus" awards from the Private Eye Writers of America for his Nathan Heller series. He was Spillane's choice to work with his estate to complete a number of unfinished Mike Hammer novels.
FRANK MORRISON SPILLANE (1918–2006) introduced his signature detective character, Mike Hammer, to readers in 1947 with I, the Jury and went on to sell more than 225 million copies of his books internationally. He was named a British Crime Writers' Association Grand Master in 1995.