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  1. says:

    When a blackmailer is shot dead on the street there are suspects aplenty Turns out the recently departed swindler was bilking uite a few people with threats to expose their deep dark secrets and shameful photographsThe detectives of the 87th once again rely on good old fashioned police work to solve this crime From unproductive phone calls to face to face interviews with suspects and witnesses it's time consuming tedious workexc

  2. says:

    This is another solid early entry in McBain's 87th Precinct series At this point in the series McBain was still grooming the character of Cotton Hawes to be a major player on the 87th Precinct's team of detective

  3. says:

    The guys at the 87th Precinct have a proper little mystery on their hands when serial blackmailer Sy Kramer gets blown away in a drive

  4. says:

    Awhile ago my friend asked me to recommend some good mystery series that take place in New York Ed McBain's 87th Precinct series was the first thing that popped into my mind While the series takes place in a fictional city called Isola it's New York City through and through McBain essentially rotated a map of Manhattan the outer boroughs Lo

  5. says:

    Pretty goodOld school story set in an old school precinct has a lot of character and great for anyone looking for a bones deep crime novel

  6. says:

    Killer’s Payoff the 6th entry in Ed McBain’s wonderful 87th Precinct series is a uick and entertaining read An interesting fact is that an executive at McBain’s publisher was pressuring him to kill off the character of Steve Carella and provide an unmarried strong male character with whom men would identify and women fall in love Thankfully McBain ignored the executive’s first wish and still managed to assuage him with a

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    This was a really solid and fun little mystery You can tell that one of the characters is being pushed a little too hard as a lothario and according to the author's introduction this was at the insistence of the publishers As you read the book his is clear because he is just not uite as well rounded as the others in the groupHes not a bad character and I'm hoping the author was eventually given free reign to

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    Audiobooks do something like what movies of books do Just as a movie gives you visuals of a book audiobooks give you voices like old time radio did The narrator usually does a different voice for each character which is nice; you know them by their voices But another important aspect of audiobooks is that when

  9. says:

    Enjoyable read about an extortionist I was partially able to figure out the whodunit but was still surprised at the end

  10. says:

    Number 6 in the series Another good read

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Free download Ü PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ç Ed McBain

Killer's Payoff

Son who had fattened Kramer's wallet by the thousands The detectives of the th Precinct must break the chain that links the dead man's associates and single out a killer before someone else cashes it i. This was a really solid and fun little mystery You can tell that one of the characters is being pushed a little too hard as a lothario and according to the author s introduction this was at the insistence of the publishers As you read the book his is clear because he is just not uite as well rounded as the others in the groupHes not a bad character and I m hoping the author was eventually given free reign to do as he liked with him but for now he feels ever so slightly out of placeAside from that this was a great tale A uick and fun read and considering it was a pulp fiction book surprisingly well written I m enjoying going through these one by one

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He appeared to be a decent upright honest citizenAnd yet appearances can be than deceiving in the world of blackmail and extortion The shocking gangland style murder of known blackmailer Sy Kramer begs. When a blackmailer is shot dead on the street there are suspects aplenty Turns out the recently departed swindler was bilking uite a few people with threats to expose their deep dark secrets and shameful photographsThe detectives of the 87th once again rely on good old fashioned police work to solve this crime From unproductive phone calls to face to face interviews with suspects and witnesses it s time consuming tedious workexcept when several of the interviewees turn out to be female and astonishingly attractive Precinct stud Cotton Hawes scores so many times I lost count This is another solid entry in the seriesMy favorite part One bit of evidence is a service station receipt from 1957 16 gallons of gas 584I dropped the book I was laughing so hard Doctors, Ambassadors, Secretaries upright honest citizenAnd yet appearances can be than deceiving in the world of blackmail and extortion The shocking gangland style murder of known blackmailer Sy Kramer begs. When a blackmailer is shot dead on the street there are suspects aplenty Turns out the recently departed swindler was bilking Engendering Song uite a few people with threats to expose their deep dark secrets and shameful photographsThe detectives of the 87th once again rely on good old fashioned police work to solve this crime From Listening Woman by Tony Hillerman Summary & Study Guide unproductive phone calls to face to face interviews with suspects and witnesses it s time consuming tedious workexcept when several of the interviewees turn out to be female and astonishingly attractive Precinct stud Cotton Hawes scores so many times I lost count This is another solid entry in the seriesMy favorite part One bit of evidence is a service station receipt from 1957 16 gallons of gas 584I dropped the book I was laughing so hard

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The uestion which of Kramer's marks had given him his very last payoff A politician's beautiful wife with a deadly secret An overly interested ex con A wealthy soft drinks executive Or the mystery per. Killer s Payoff the 6th entry in Ed McBain s wonderful 87th Precinct series is a uick and entertaining read An interesting fact is that an executive at McBain s publisher was pressuring him to kill off the character of Steve Carella and provide an unmarried strong male character with whom men would identify and women fall in love Thankfully McBain ignored the executive s first wish and still managed to assuage him with a character called Cotton Hawes who figures prominently in this book The storyline is rather singular and linear focusing on just one case the mysterious murder of a blackmailer Much of the book is devoted to chasing down possible victims of the deceased blackmailer to see if any of them might have decided to end the payoffs with a bullet Along the way Cotton wields his charms on than one female apparently fulfilling the publisher s wishes in this regard This is a well written police procedural a product of the times and hampered by only a few weaknesses the greatest of which is the lack of other cases being worked by the ensemble cast of memorable characters inhabiting the Precinct 35 Stars rounded up for McBain s outstanding knack for dialogue Fire and Desire uestion which of Kramer's marks had given him his very last payoff A politician's beautiful wife with a deadly secret An overly interested ex con A wealthy soft drinks executive Or the mystery per. Killer s Payoff the 6th entry in Ed McBain s wonderful 87th Precinct series is a The Forgotten Memoir of John Knox uick and entertaining read An interesting fact is that an executive at McBain s publisher was pressuring him to kill off the character of Steve Carella and provide an The Illusionists unmarried strong male character with whom men would identify and women fall in love Thankfully McBain ignored the executive s first wish and still managed to assuage him with a character called Cotton Hawes who figures prominently in this book The storyline is rather singular and linear focusing on just one case the mysterious murder of a blackmailer Much of the book is devoted to chasing down possible victims of the deceased blackmailer to see if any of them might have decided to end the payoffs with a bullet Along the way Cotton wields his charms on than one female apparently fulfilling the publisher s wishes in this regard This is a well written police procedural a product of the times and hampered by only a few weaknesses the greatest of which is the lack of other cases being worked by the ensemble cast of memorable characters inhabiting the Precinct 35 Stars rounded Planet of the Bugs up for McBain s outstanding knack for dialogue

  • Paperback
  • 272
  • Killer's Payoff
  • Ed McBain
  • English
  • 08 November 2017
  • 9780743463065

About the Author: Ed McBain

Evan Hunter in While successful and well known as Evan Hunter he was even better known as Ed McBain a name he used for most of his crime fiction beginning in He also used the pen names John Abbott Curt Cannon Hunt Collins Ezra Hannon Dean Hudson Evan Hunter and Richard Marsten.