Frumious Bandersnatch

It should have been the night that launched a new pop idol. Tamar Valparaiso is young and beautiful, with the body and voice of an angel. The stage is set for her to launch her...

The Last Dance: A Novel Of The 87th Precinct [abridged]

"Ed McBain is, by far, the be st at what he does. Case closed." -- People

Mischief Low Priced

In this 87th Precinct thriller, Detective Steve Carella must track down a killer who's systematically rubbing out all the city's graffiti artists, leaving each victim...

The Heckler

With crooks to cuff and pimps to put behind bars, detectives Carella and Meyer of the 87th Precinct simply don't have the time or patience to deal with a prank caller-even if he...

Candyland: A Novel In Two Parts [abridged]

While Evan Hunter is known for his powerful novels and screenplays, Ed McBain is known for portraying the soul of the cop. With Candyland, they join for the first time to write a...

Killer's Wedge

A woman holds the entire 87th Precinct hostage with a homemade bomb and loaded handgun, but her only real target is none other than Detective Steve Carella."McBain forces us to...

Hark!

I'm a Fathead, Men! I Am the Deaf Man! Unscrambling the cryptic messages -- anagrams, Detective Carella called them -- delivered to the 87th Precinct confirmed that the master...

Like Love

Suspicious deaths signal the arrival of springtime for the men at the 87th Precinct as they work on solving a suspicious double-suicide…and the nuances of love."The 87th...

Kiss Low Price

An 87th Precinct novel -- Certain that someone is trying to kill her, Emma Bowles turns to another killer for protection, and only a dedicated cop trapped in a defective legal...

Blood Relatives

A killer is out for blood, and it's up to Detective Steve Carella to bring him in-but a shocking surprise awaits when a survivor fingers the suspect in a lineup."McBain has the...