"Dark and wickedly funny...the best book yet by one of my favorite authors."
author of Blood is the Sky
"Moody's sarcastic, black-edged humor and observations create an
offbeat mood and originality. . . ."
The Mysterious Galaxy
"A fresh voice. . .Breathes life into an old mystery form."
The Poisoned Pen
"In Jack Starr, Steve Oliver has created an aging, unlikely protagonist, who, against all odds, manages to make us root for him. The portrait of Jack Starr is a model of character study, and there's more than enough action for any mystery fan."
author of Looking for Chet Baker
"Dead Men is modern noir at its best."
author of A Cold Day in Paradise
"Steve Oliver is always surprising, always quirky, always terrific."
author of Gone for Good
""An offbeat Gem....private eye Scott Moody is part Philip Marlowe and part Travis Bickle. He drives the mean streets and upholds the noble traditions of the shamus. . . ."
author of City of Bones
""Oliver has delivered a stunning debut.
This book is a classic of the genre."
""A very different, compelling, humorous mystery."
Mysteries to Die For
"Steve Oliver's private detective, Scott Moody,
is the most original sleuth to appear in decades."
author of Die Hard