Max Allan Collins
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Max Allan Collins

Max Allan Collins is a New York Times bestselling author of original mysteries, a Shamus award winner and an experienced author of movie adaptions and tie-in novels. His graphic novel ROAD TO PERDITION was made into a major motion picture by Tom Hanks's production company, Playtone.

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    • Scarface and the Untouchable

    • Al Capone, Eliot Ness, and the Battle for Chicago
    • By: Max Allan Collins, A. Brad Schwartz
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki, Max Allan Collins, A. Brad Schwartz
    • Length: 18 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 25
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 25

    A Mystery Writers of America “Grand Master” teams with an acclaimed rising young historian in this riveting, myth-shattering dual portrait of Al Capone, America’s most notorious gangster, and Eliot Ness, the legendary Prohibition agent....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Thorough

    • By VC on 10-03-18

    Regular price: $42.20

    • The Titanic Murders

    • Disaster Series, Book 1
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Christopher Lane
    • Length: 8 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 58
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 50

    Three days into the maiden voyage that would end in disaster, a passenger is found dead inside a locked cabin - the victim of a murder....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • First in a great Max Allan Collins series

    • By ZUrlocker on 06-26-18

    Regular price: $13.99

    • True Detective

    • Nathan Heller Series, Book 1
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 11 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 842
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 750
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 745

    In the mob-choked Chicago of 1932, private detective Nathan Heller may be willing to risk his life to earn a Depression dollar, but he never sacrifices his sardonic wit....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good historical private eye series ala Hammett

    • By Kristi R. on 01-24-14

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Majic Man

    • A Nathan Heller Novel
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 9 hrs and 51 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 70
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63

    It’s 1949 in Washington, D.C., and Secretary of Defense James Forrestal, convinced he has been targeted for murder, hires Chicago P.I. Nate Heller for protection....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Very clever and refreshing. Courageous, brilliant

    • By Real Director on 07-25-17

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Neon Mirage

    • Nathan Heller, Book 4
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 9 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 112
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 101
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 103

    In 1946 Chicago, Nathan Heller - president of the flourishing A-1 Detective Agency - is hired to protect racing-wire gambling chief James Ragen, who is nonetheless shot down on the streets of Chicago.....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • What happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas

    • By Jim Fletcher on 06-24-18

    Regular price: $13.99

    • Supreme Justice

    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 7 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 408
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 349
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 352

    After taking a bullet for his commander-in-chief, Secret Service agent Joseph Reeder is a hero. But his outspoken criticism of the president he saved puts him at odds with the Service's apolitical nature....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Future World?

    • By Me & My Girls on 07-20-14

    Regular price: $10.49

    • I Want to Believe

    • The X-Files, Book 8
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Patrick Lawlor
    • Length: 5 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 17
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 17

    During a brutal winter in rural Virginia, women are inexplicably vanishing. The only clues to the bizarre disappearances are the grotesque human remains....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Meh

    • By pavel on 06-12-16

    Regular price: $24.47

    • Quarry

    • A Quarry Novel, Book 1
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Christopher Kipiniak
    • Length: 7 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 57

    Quarry doesn't kill just anybody these days. He restricts himself to targeting other hitmen, availing his marked-for-death clients of two services....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • The great Max Allan Collins

    • By Bradley P. Valentine on 09-25-16

    Regular price: $19.95

    • Quarry's Ex

    • The Quarry Series, Book 10
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 4 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
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      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Even the enigmatic hit man called Quarry had to start somewhere. And for him, that was the day he returned stateside from Nam to find his young wife cheating. He'd killed plenty overseas, so killing her lover was no big deal....

    Regular price: $23.07

    • The War of the Worlds Murder

    • Disaster Series
    • By: Max Allan Collins
    • Narrated by: Dan John Miller
    • Length: 7 hrs and 6 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 40
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 35
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 35

    On October 30, 1938, rising radio star Orson Welles boondoggles the American public into believing that Martians have attacked Earth....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great historical mystery

    • By ZUrlocker on 07-07-18

    Regular price: $13.99

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