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3 edition of comeback for Stark. found in the catalog.

comeback for Stark.

Hamish Reade

comeback for Stark.

by Hamish Reade

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Published by Faber in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.R286 Co
The Physical Object
Pagination3-191 p.
Number of Pages191
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5658617M
LC Control Number68103980

Parker is a fictional character created by American novelist Donald E. Westlake (). A professional thief, Parker is the main protagonist of 24 of the 28 novels Westlake wrote under the pseudonym Richard Stark. Other recurring characters. 3 Novel structure. Novels by Richard Stark. Literary spinoffs and d by: Donald E. Westlake (as Richard Stark). The book Comeback: A Parker Novel, Richard Stark is published by University of Chicago Press. The Chicago Distribution Center is temporarily closed. We are delivering some of our books from alternative locations, though others may be delayed. All Chicago e-books are available at .

  Game of Thrones fans were devastated when Catelyn Stark was murdered by Walder Rivers in the show's third season. Granted, this wasn't a surprising kill—Catelyn dies in the books Author: Christopher Rosa.   Nymeria has already had a cameo this season — watching Robb and Catelyn's caravan moving through the Riverlands on the way to Riverrun. Nymeria becomes a pack leader of a huge group of wolves in the Riverlands and ends up menacing the people the.

Parker would later take a break between and , before making his return in Comeback in His last official appearance is in Dirty Money in Below is a list of Donald E. Westlake’s (or Richard Stark’s) Parker books in publication order (which is also their chronological order): Publication Order of Parker Books. According to Westlake, one day in , suddenly, he came back from the dead, with a chalky prison pallor--and the resulting novel, Comeback, showed that neither Stark nor Parker had lost a single step. Knocking over a highly lucrative religious revival show, Parker reminds us that not all criminals don ski masks--some prefer to hide behind the /5(5).


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One interview quotes Westlake (aka 'Richard Stark') as saying Parker 'quit talking to him' for a few years and suddenly popped out again, like someone who had been serving a term in a penitentary. This is a top-flight 'Comeback.' Parker is the supreme realist and the supreme rationalist/5(50).

Comeback: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 17) and millions of other books are available for instant access. view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App/5(40).

According to Westlake, one day in"suddenly, he came back from the dead, with a chalky prison pallor"--and the resulting novel, Comeback, showed that neither Stark nor Parker Brand: University of Chicago Press. Following in the footsteps of fellow-thief Bernie Rhodenbarr, Stark's hero Parker returns from a year retirement in this taut caper, which begins with a routine $, heist from the Reverend William Archibald's Christian Crusade (the inside man, Tom Carmody, is an angel who's gotten religion and thinks money is the root of the Rev.'s evil).

The University of Chicago Press has been reissuing all(?) of the Donald Westlakes Richard Stark books. Comeback was written in and the title puns on the fact that Westlake was bringing back his anti-hero Parker.

This is one of the best/5. Parker hasn't lost a step, and the new book is one of the best.” —Lawrence Block, Washington Post Book World “Comeback is brisker, faster, and funnier than the earlier novels Elmore Leonard wouldn't write what he does if Stark hadn't been there before.

And Quentin Tarantino. Buy Comeback (The Parker Novels) by Stark, Richard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(33). Comeback (Parker Book 17) Kindle Edition by Richard Stark (Author) › Visit Amazon's Richard Stark Page.

search results for this author. Richard Stark (Author) Format: Kindle Edition. out of 5 stars 33 ratings. See all 20 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Amazon Price /5(33). Apart from writing using his real names, Donald E.

Westlake has also published several books using numerous pseudonyms. They are as follows; Richard Stark: One of the author’s best-known and continuing pseudonym is that of Richard Stark. The pen name Richard Stark debuted in the year with the Mystery Digest.

The question should be: which Stark will get it back, and how. We have three "at large" Starks: Sansa, Arya and Rickon. (Bran is learning to photosynthesize, and Jon has removed himself from consideration already: and there are other reasons to.

Comeback involves thieves he knows and has confidence in plus someone new and that's the problem. The double-crossing and triple-crossing is the story involving a heist of a corrupt TV evangelist who performs for cash-only. $, was the take when $, was a lot of money. Parker /5(50). Comeback, Richard Stark's (aka Donald E.

Westlake's) first Parker novel after an almost unendurable twenty three year hiatus, is a hard boiled novel of suspense comparable to the other highly entertaining entries in this series.5/5(5). Comeback: A Parker Novel (Parker Novels Book 17) and millions of other books are available for instant access.

view Kindle eBook | view Audible audiobook Share/5(50). Buy Comeback (Parker 18) paperback / softback by Stark, Richard (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(33).

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A ruthless career criminal, Parker has almost no traditional redeeming qualities, aside from efficiency and professionalism. Parker is cold, methodical, and perfectly willing to commit murder if he deems it necessary to get what he wants. Book : Richard Stark. Richard Stark (), wrote dozens of novels under his own name and a rainbow of other pseudonyms.

Many of his books have been adapted for film, most notably The Hunter, which became the noir Point Blank and the smash Payback/5(32). Books Stark, Richard COMEBACK 1st Edition 1st Printing Softcover New York Mysterious Press Very Good in wrappers.

Slight peeling to laminate at front panel. "0" of ISBN has been marked out on rear panel. Uncorrected Page Proofs; Advance Reading Copy (ARC).Seller Rating: % positive. Comeback by Richard Stark starting at $ Comeback has 11 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace5/5(1).

Come Back To Me (Aspen Series Book 4) - Kindle edition by Stark, Cindy. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Come Back To Me (Aspen Series Book 4)/5(42).

Comeback is significant because Donald Westlake, writing as Richard Stark came back to writing Parker novels after a hiatus of some twenty years or so. I say welcome back. Thiis story is /5(34).Editions for Comeback: (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition published in ), (Paperback published in ), Looking for books by Richard Stark?

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