Max Allan Collins
1948-
Pseudonyms: Barbara Allan (with Barbara Collins) and Patrick Culhane
 

Max Allan Collins was born in Muscatine, Iowa. He has created several series characters like ´Elliot Ness´ (a federal agent in the time of Al Capone), ´Nate Heller´ (a cop in the Chicago of Al Capone), ´Nolan´ (a professional thief), ´Quarry´ (a hired killer) and ´Mallory´ (a writer who gets frequently involved with murder). He also writes under the pseudonyms 'Barbara Allan' (with his wife Barbara Collins) and 'Patrick Culhane'. He continues the Mike Hammer novels created by Mickey Spillane. Visit also this site.

 

Titles and year of publication:
 
'Mike Hammer´ Novels (with Mickey Spillane)
 1) Dead Street  2007
 2) The Goliath Bone  2008
 3) The New Adventures of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Vol. 2: The Little Death (audiobook)  2009
 4) The Big Bang  2010
 5) The New Adventures of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer Vol. 3: Encore for Murder (audiobook)  2011
 6) Kiss Her Goodbye  2011
 7) The Consummata  2011
 8) Lady, Go Die!  2012
 9) Mickey Spillane's From the Files of...Mike Hammer: The Complete Dailies and Sundays (strips)  2013
10) Complex 90  2013
11) King of the Weeds  2014
12) Kill Me, Darling  2015
13) The Legend of Caleb York  2015
14) Murder Never Knocks  2016
15) The Big Showdown  2016
16) A Long Time Dead: A Mike Hammer Casebook  2016
17) The Will to Kill  2017
'Elliot Ness´ Novels
 1) The Dark City  1987
 2) Butcher's Dozen  1988
 3) Bullet Proof  1989
 4) Murder by the Numbers  1993
´Nate Heller´ Novels
 1) True Detective (Shamus Award)  1983
 2) True Crime  1984
 3) The Million-Dollar Wound  1986
 4) Neon Mirage  1988
 5) Stolen Away (Shamus Award)  1991
 6) Dying in the Post-War World (short stories)  1991
 7) Carnal Hours  1994
 8) Blood and Thunder  1995
 9) Damned in Paradise  1996
10) Flying Blind  1998
11) Majic Man  1999
12) Kisses of Death (short stories)  2001
13) Angel in Black  2001
14) Chicago Confidential  2002
15) Bye Bye, Baby  2011
16) Chicago Lightning (short stories)  2011
17) Target Lancer  2012
18) Triple Play (novellas)  2012
19) Ask Not  2013
20) Better Dead  2016
´Nolan´ Novels
 1) Bait Money  1981
 2) Blood Money  1981
 3) Fly Paper  1981
 4) Hush Money  1981
 5) Hard Cash  1981
 6) Scratch Fever  1982
 7) Spree  1987
 8) Mourn the Living  1999
´Quarry´ Novels
 1) The Broker (Also published as: Quarry)  1976
 2) The Broker's Wife (Also published as: Quarry's List)  1976
 3) The Dealer (Also published as: Quarry's Deal)  1976
 4) The Slasher (Also published as: Quarry's Cut)  1977
 5) Primary Target (Also published as: Quarry's Vote)  1987
 6) Quarry's Greatest Hits (contains 'Primary Target' and three short stories)  2003
 7) The Last Quarry  2006
 8) The First Quarry  2008
 9) Quarry in the Middle  2009
10) Quarry's Ex  2011
11) The Wrong Quarry  2014
12) Quarry's Choice  2015
13) Quarry in the Black  2016
14) Quarry's Climax  2017
´Mallory´ Novels
 1) The Baby Blue Rip-Off  1983
 2) No Cure for Death  1983
 3) Kill Your Darlings  1984
 4) A Shroud for Aquarius  1985
 5) Nice Weekend for a Murder  1986
'CSI: Crime Scene Investigations' Novels
 1) Double Dealer  2001
 2) Sin City  2002
 3) Cold Burn  2003
 4) Serial  2003
 5) Body of Evidence  2003
 6) Neon Oasis  2003
 7) Bad Rap  2004
 8) Demon House  2004
 9) Grave Matters  2004
10) Binding Ties  2005
11) Killing Game  2005
12) Snake Eyes  2006
13) Mortal Wounds  2007
'CSI: Miami' Novels
 1) Florida Getaway  2003
 2) Heat Wave  2004
Other Novels
 1) Midnight Haul  1986
 2) Dick Tracy  1990
 3) Dick Tracy Goes to War  1991
 4) Dick Tracy Meets his Match  1992
 5) Protect and Defend  1992
 6) In the Line of Fire  1993
 7) I Love Trouble  1994
 8) Maverick  1994
 9) NYPD Blue: Blue Beginning  1995
10) Waterworld  1995
11) Daylight  1996
12) Air Force One  1997
13) Mommy  1997
14) NYPD Blue: Blue Blood  1997
15) Mommy's Day  1998
16) Saving Private Ryan  1998
17) U.S. Marshals  1998
18) Road to Perdition  1998
19) The Titanic Murders  1999
20) The Mummy  1999
21) Regeneration (with Barbara Collins)  1999
22) The Hindenburg Murders  2000
23) U-571  2000
24) Murder His and Hers (short stories) (with Barbara Collins)  2001
25) Blue Christmas and other Holiday Homicides (short stories)  2001
26) The Pearl Harbor Murders  2001
27) The Mummy Returns  2001
28) Windtalkers  2001
29) The Lusitania Murders  2002
30) The Scorpion King  2002
31) Where No Man Has Gone  2002
32) I Spy  2002
33) Before the Dawn  2002
34) Johnny Dynamite  2003
35) Skin Game  2003
36) After the Dark  2003
37) Oasis  2003
38) Sanctuary  2003
39) Bombshell (with Barbara Collins)  2004
40) Detour  2004
41) Two for the Money  2004
42) Road to Purgatory  2004
43) The London Blitz Murders  2004
44) The War of the Worlds Murder  2005
45) Road to Paradise  2005
46) Bones: Buried Deep  2006
47) A Killing in Comics  2007
48) American Gangster  2007
49) Deadly Beloved  2007
50) Criminal Minds: Jump Cut  2007
51) Criminal Minds: Killer Profile  2008
52) Strip for Murder  2008
53) The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor  2008
54) The Goliath Bone  2008
55) Criminal Minds: Finishing School  2008
56) The X Files: I Want To Believe  2008
57) G.I. Joe: Above and Beyond  2009
58) G.I. Joe: The Rise of Cobra  2009
59) The Big Bang  2010
60) You Can't Stop Me (with Matthew Clemens)  2010
61) No One Will Hear You (with Matthew Clemens)  2011
62) Kiss Her Goodbye  2011
63) The Consummata  2011
64) Return to Perdition  2011
65) Lady, Go Die!  2012
66) Seduction of the Innocent  2013
67) Complex 90  2013
68) What Doesn't Kill Her  2013
69) Early Crimes (novellas)  2013
70) What Doesn't Kill Her  2013
71) King of the Weeds  2014
72) Supreme Justice  2014
73) Kill Me, Darling  2015
74) Fate of the Union (with Matthew V. Clemens)  2015
75) Executive Order (with Matthew V. Clemens)  2017
As 'Barbara Allan' (with Barbara Collins)
 1) Antiques Roadkill  2006
 2) Antiques Maul  2007
 3) Antiques Flee Market  2008
 4) Antiques Bizarre  2010
 5) Antiques Knock-Off  2011
 6) Antiques Disposal  2012
 7) Antiques Chop  2013
 8) Antiques Con  2014
 9) Antiques Swap  2015
10) Antiques Fate  2016
11) Antiques Frame  2017
12) Antiques Wanted  Due April 2018
As 'Patrick Culhane'
 1) Black Hats  2007
 2) Red Sky in Morning  2008

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