Synopses & Reviews
Mavis St. Paul had been a rich man's mistress. Now she was a corpse. And every cop in New York City was hunting for the two–bit punk accused of putting a knife in her. But the punk was innocent. He'd been set up to take the fall by some cutie who was too clever by half. My job? Find that cutie–before the cutie found me.
About the Author
Donald E. Westlake was the awardwinning author of more than 100 books and screenplays, including the Academy Awardnominated screenplay for The Grifters. Named a Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America (the organization's highest honor), Westlake also received the prestigious Edgar Allan Poe Award three times. Under his famous pen name "Richard Stark," Westlake wrote the acclaimed Parker crime novels that inspired movies such as Point Blank and Payback and a bestselling series of graphic novels.