RE: RARA-AVIS: Peter Macklin

From: Anderson, Erick (ETW) (
Date: 02 May 2002

> craig asks:
> Are there any other writers who've used hit men as
> their lead characters, either in series or stand-
> alone novels?
> *********************************************
> miker answers:
> bunch of em, i would expect. vachss's _shella_ is
> one. a low-rent scumbag called ghost. one of the
> very few (only?) non-burke vachss books. its very
> noir.


erick answers:
a couple come to mind off the bat: jonathan hemlock from a couple books by trevanian: the eiger sanction and the loo sanction. Quarry, Max Allan Collins' character from the book by the same name (and a couple others IIRC).
Best Regards, Erick

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