Series: Mike Shayne

Author: Brett Halliday

Die Like a Dog (1993)
3.61 of 5 Votes: 5
I actually read the 1959 paperback of this and was so going to add that edition, but GoodReads was all "please just use the edition listed), which is lame all around. That is lame, GoodReads. The cover on mine is so much better than anything the early-nineties produced. Ever.I really cannot im...
Murder is My Business (2010)
3.47 of 5 Votes: 2
I like to think that I know a little something about American mystery/crime novels. I’ve read Chandler, Hammett, Thompson, Cain, Block, Westlake and dozens of others. And even what I haven’t read, I thought I had at least a passing familiarity with. (For example, I’ve never gotten around to Ros...
Bodies Are Where You Find Them (1993)
3.61 of 5 Votes: 5
Dividend on Death (1959)
3.78 of 5 Votes: 5
3.5 stars, rounded up.Mike Shayne had just sat down with a nice cocktail when his prospective client, Phyllis Brighton, tries to throw herself out the window of his apartment. She claims that she’s crazy, that she has an Electra complex, a fixation so intense that Phyllis believes she’ll kill her...