She was every man’s dream—and one man’s nightmare.
Johnny Hayden and Doug Rance had a scheme to take real estate entrepreneur Wallace Gunderman for all he was worth. But they needed a girl on the inside to make it work.
Enter Evelyn Stone: Gunderman’s secretary, his lover – and his worst enemy. Gunderman had promised to marry her, but never came through. Now she’s ready to make him pay...
Raves for Lawrence Block’s first Hard Case Crime novel, Grifter’s Game...
- Lawrence Block has won more awards for mystery writing than almost any other living author: 4 Edgar Awards, 4 Shamus Awards, 2 Maltese Falcon Awards, the Nero Wolfe Award, and more
- Block was named a Grandmaster by the Mystery Writers of America, their highest honor
- Writer and executive story editor for the hit TV series "Tilt"
- "A taut little noir gem...delightfully twisted."
- — Chicago Sun-Times
- "The ending is a stunning tour de force."
- — The New York Times
- "Deliciously pulpy."
- — U.S. News & World Report
- "[A] lost masterpiece."
- — Playboy