Monday, June 06, 2011

"LA Noire: The Collected Stories" - June 6, 2011

Sneak Peek the cover to Mulholland Books' "LA Noire: The Collected Stories", a compilation of short stories from noted crime authors, based on Rockstar Games' "L.A. Noire" video game universe, available June 6, 2011 :

"...In 1940's Hollywood, murder, deception and mystery take center stage as readers reintroduce themselves to characters seen in the video game 'L.A. Noire'. Explore the lives of actresses desperate for the Hollywood spotlight, heroes turned into defeated men and classic 'Noir' villains. Readers will come across not only familiar faces, but familiar cases from the game that take on a new spin to tell the tales of emotionally torn protagonists..."

Short fiction authors in the collection include Megan Abbott, Lawrence Block, Joe Lansdale, Joyce Carol Oates, Francine Prose, Jonathan Santlofer, Duane Swierczynski and Andrew Vachss.

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