- Author:Amazing 15,Chris F. Holm
- Publisher:Angry Robot; Original edition (September 25, 2012)
- Subcategory:Thrillers & Suspense
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In THE WRONG GOODBYE, soul collector Sam Thornton gets into new trouble, sure. unless it is part of Chris F. Holm's The Collector series.
In THE WRONG GOODBYE, soul collector Sam Thornton gets into new trouble, sure. But what's really cool about this one is how the world-building continues. The story is great and dangerous and tense and I can't recommend it to you enough. The titles summon memories of classic hard-boiled noir in apparent homage to Dashiell Hammett's Red Harvest and Raymond Chandler's The Long Goodbye.
The Wrong Goodbye (The Collector). With a candid style that exhibits solid confidence and finesse, Chris Holm pulls readers in and pins us to the edge of our seats with a cleverly conceived story that is flawlessly executed. NY Journal of Books. The Big Reap (The Collector). Customers who bought this item also bought. Chris Holm’s smooth writing style and rather charming characters (yes, Sam is charming, so there), made Dead Harvest a pleasure for me. Where Dead Harvest centred on Good vs. Evil, The Wrong Goodbye focuses on friendship and fellowship. With the bosses watching closely and his freedom at stake, Sam chases old friends, aided in his pursuit by an oddball (how else would you describe a recently-deceased hoodlum, a Texas oil man and a 7-foot transsexual fortune teller?) assortment of new friends.
The Wrong Goodbye book
The Wrong Goodbye book. Meet Sam Thornton, Collector of Souls . The designs provided by Amazing 15 continues a trend of vintage-style artwork. But what of the book well it was highly enjoyable and full praise to Chris Holm - he was able to take a character who by his very nature we should be booing and by the end of the book we are hoping he has survived and made a go of it - and I am not meaning Sam Thornton either. So where does the third and it seems final book in the series go, I have no idea but I fully plan on finding ou. .
Читать онлайн The Wrong Goodbye. But a Collector can't exist outside a body, which leaves possession as our only option
Читать онлайн The Wrong Goodbye. Hell is other people. 1. Rain tore through the canopy of leaves, soaking my clothes until they hung wet and heavy on my limbs, but doing little to dispel the fetid stench of decay that pervaded every inch of this God-forsaken place. But a Collector can't exist outside a body, which leaves possession as our only option. You ask me, though, the living are more trouble than they're worth.
Praise for CHRIS F. HOLM With a candid style that exhibits solid confidence . Chris F. Holm clearly had both angels and devils watching over him as h. HOLM With a candid style that exhibits solid confidence and finesse, Chris Holm pulls readers in and pins us to the edge of our seats NEW YORK JOURNAL OF BOOKS Th. The Collector series gets off to a strong start with this noir urban fantasy, a very promising first novel. Holm clearly had both angels and devils watching over him as he wrote Dead Harvest. Thrilling, riveting and hardboiled as hell, this stunning debut still manages to be incredibly soulful. If I could recommend one book to everyone this year, this would be i. Anthony, ellis & macavity award-nominated author hilary davidson.
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As we approached, she set the book down and flashed us a tired, perfunctory halfsmile that looked as if it had walked into the room only to forget what it was doing there.
At that last, he tossed his loafer to the floor in sudden fright, the intended end of his sentence forgotten. When the shoe hit the tiles, a fat orange-brown cockroach spilled out of it and skittered under the stainless steel mortuary table. As we approached, she set the book down and flashed us a tired, perfunctory halfsmile that looked as if it had walked into the room only to forget what it was doing there. Can I help you, darlin'?" she asked, her vowels stretching pleasantly beneath the weight of her drawl.
The Collector series, it seems, is a tough one to pin down. I’ve seen it referred to as gonzo pulp.
Chris F. Holm was born in Syracuse, New York, the grandson of a cop with a penchant for crime fiction. He wrote his first story at the age of six. It got him sent to the principal’s office. The Collector series, it seems, is a tough one to pin down.
Meet Sam Thornton, Collector of Souls
Publisher: Angry Robot, New York, 2012. Because of his efforts to avert the Apocalypse, Sam Thornton has been given a second chance - provided he can stick to the straight and narrow. Which sounds all well and good, but when the soul Sam’s sent to collect goes missing, Sam finds himself off the straight-and-narrow pretty quick.