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HIT ME

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

After a full-length novel starring John P. Keller (Hit and Run, 2008), Block retreats to the form he prefers for his peripatetic hit man's outings (Hit Parade, 2006, etc.): a cycle of loosely linked stories.Times are tough for Keller. The squeeze in the real estate market has hurt the rehab construction business he and his partner, Donny Wallings, run in New Orleans, and there's his family to ... Read full review

Review: Hit Me

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com - Tom Callahan

Let's start with the obvious: Lawrence Block is the greatest living mystery writer in America today. Furthermore, he is our greatest writer of hardboiled noir fiction. Thus a new work from him is a major literary event for mystery lovers. HIT ME does not disappoint. For his legion of fans, Block is working at the height of his powers. HIT ME is the fifth book in the series starring the aptly named ... Read full review

Review: Hit Me

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

A man named Nicholas Edwards lives in New Orleans renovating houses, doing honest work and making decent money at it. Between his family and his stamp collection, all his spare time is happily accounted for. Sometimes it's hard to remember that he used to kill people for a living. But when the nation's economy tanks, taking the construction business with it, all it takes is one phone call to drag ... Read full review

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