The Second Life of Nick Mason
Score: 4
From 139 Ratings

The Second Life of Nick Mason


  • Author: Steve Hamilton
  • Release Date : 2016-05-17
  • Genre: Mysteries & Thrillers
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An NPR and Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the YearA Library Journal Best Thriller of the Year “A gamechanger. Nick Mason is one of the best main characters I've read in years.”—Harlan Coben From New York Times-bestselling, two-time Edgar-award-winning author Steve Hamilton comes an unforgettable new hero, a man who will walk out of prison and into a harrowing double life that is anything but free. Nick Mason has already spent five years inside a maximum security prison when an offer comes that will grant his release twenty years early. He accepts—but the deal comes with a terrible price. Now, back on the streets, Nick Mason has a new house, a new car, money to burn, and a beautiful roommate. He’s returned to society, but he's still a prisoner....

The Second Life of Nick Mason
Score: 3.5
From 183 Ratings

The Second Life of Nick Mason


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016-05-17
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399574337


The Second Life of Nick Mason Book Description :

An NPR and Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year A Library Journal Best Thriller of the Year “A gamechanger. Nick Mason is one of the best main characters I've read in years.”—Harlan Coben From New York Times-bestselling, two-time Edgar-award-winning author Steve Hamilton comes an unforgettable new hero, a man who will walk out of prison and into a harrowing double life that is anything but free. Nick Mason has already spent five years inside a maximum security prison when an offer comes that will grant his release twenty years early. He accepts -- but the deal comes with a terrible price. Now, back on the streets, Nick Mason has a new house, a new car, money to burn, and a beautiful roommate. He’s returned to society, but he's still a prisone...

The Second Life of Nick Mason
Score: 3.5
From 183 Ratings

The Second Life of Nick Mason


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-04-18
  • Genre: FICTION
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399574344


The Second Life of Nick Mason Book Description :

Nick Mason is out of prison. After five years inside, he has just been given the one thing a man facing 25-to-life never gets, a second chance. But it comes at a terrible price. Nick Mason is out of prison, but he's not free. Whenever his cell phone rings, day or night, he must answer it and follow whatever order he is given. It's the deal he made with Darius Cole, a criminal kingpin serving a double-life term who still runs an empire from his prison cell. Forced to commit increasingly more dangerous crimes, hunted by the relentless detective who put him behind bars, and desperate to go straight and rebuild his life with his daughter and ex-wife, Nick will ultimately have to risk everything--his family, his sanity, and even his life--to finally break...

The Second Life of Nick Mason
Score: 3.5
From 183 Ratings

The Second Life of Nick Mason


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399574320


The Second Life of Nick Mason Book Description :

Reprieved from a long prison term in exchange for committing increasingly dangerous crimes on behalf of a criminal kingpin, Nick Mason is relentlessly haunted by the detective who initially placed him behind bars....

An Honorable Assassin

An Honorable Assassin


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2019-05-14
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399574429


An Honorable Assassin Book Description :

In this pulse-pounding entry in the New York Times-bestselling series, Nick Mason has become a deadly asset for a new master, the head of an organization far larger than he ever could have imagined. Nick Mason was released from federal prison to begin a second life as an unwilling assassin, serving a major Chicago crime lord until the day he finally won his freedom. But that freedom was a lie. Now Mason finds himself on a plane to Jakarta, his life controlled by a vast shadow organization that can cross any international border. He leaves behind everyone he's ever loved, everything he's ever known... Except for one thing: The job. When his phone rings, day or night, he has to answer it, and do whatever he's told. Mason is an exile, forced to live out...

Exit Strategy
Score: 4.5
From 7 Ratings

Exit Strategy


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2017-05-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399574399


Exit Strategy Book Description :

In the stunning follow-up to the New York Times bestseller The Second Life of Nick Mason, the remarkable hero fights to take back control from the crime lord who owns his life, as he races to complete a daring and dangerous new mission... Nick Mason has been given a true mission impossible: Infiltrate WITSEC, the top-secret federal witness-protection program that has never been compromised, locate the three men who put his boss Darius Cole behind bars for life, and kill them. But first he has to find them—they’re ghost prisoners locked down around the clock in classified “deep black” locations by an battalion of heavily armed U.S. marshals charged with protecting them—and the clock is ticking. Cole is appealing his conviction, and these wit...

The Lock Artist
Score: 3.5
From 67 Ratings

The Lock Artist


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2010-01-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1429983442


The Lock Artist Book Description :

"I was the Miracle Boy, once upon a time. Later on, the Milford Mute. The Golden Boy. The Young Ghost. The Kid. The Boxman. The Lock Artist. That was all me. But you can call me Mike." Marked by tragedy, traumatized at the age of eight, Michael, now eighteen, is no ordinary young man. Besides not uttering a single word in ten years, he discovers the one thing he can somehow do better than anyone else. Whether it's a locked door without a key, a padlock with no combination, or even an eight-hundred pound safe ... he can open them all. It's an unforgivable talent. A talent that will make young Michael a hot commodity with the wrong people and, whether he likes it or not, push him ever close to a life of crime. Until he finally sees his chance to escape...

A Cold Day in Paradise
Score: 3.5
From 26 Ratings

A Cold Day in Paradise


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2000-02-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1429905077


A Cold Day in Paradise Book Description :

When first published, A Cold Day in Paradise won both the Edgar and Shamus awards for Best First Novel, launching Steve Hamilton into the top ranks of today's crime writers. Now, see for yourself why this extraordinary novel has galvanized the literary and mystery community as no other book before it.... Other than the bullet lodged near his heart, former Detroit cop Alex McKnight thought he had put the nightmare of his partner's death and his own near-fatal injury behind him. After all, the man convicted of the crimes has been locked away for years. But in the small town of Paradise, Michigan, where McKnight has traded his badge for a cabin in the woods, a murderer with the same unmistakable trademarks appears to be back. McKnight can't understand w...

Dead Man Running
Score: 4
From 6 Ratings

Dead Man Running


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2018-08-21
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780399574450


Dead Man Running Book Description :

Alex McKnight--hero of Steve Hamilton's bestselling, award-winning, and beloved private eye series--is back in a high-stakes, nail-biting thriller, facing the most dangerous enemy he's ever encountered. On the Mediterranean Sea, a vacationer logs on to the security-camera feed from his home in Scottsdale, Arizona. Something about his living room seems not quite right--the room is bright, when he's certain he'd left the curtains closed. Rewinding through the feed, he sees an intruder. When he shifts to the bedroom camera, he sees the dead body. Martin T. Livermore is the key suspect in the abduction and murder of at least five women, but he's never been this sloppy before. When the FBI finally catches him in Scottsdale, he declares he'll only talk to ...

Die a Stranger
Score: 4
From 11 Ratings

Die a Stranger


  • Author : Steve Hamilton
  • Publisher : Minotaur Books
  • Release Date : 2012-07-03
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781250013194


Die a Stranger Book Description :

The New York Times Bestseller Late one night, a plane lands on a deserted airstrip. Five dead bodies are found there the next morning. And now Vinnie LeBlanc is missing. Vinnie is a member of the Ojibwa Indian tribe and he just might be Alex McKnight's best friend. So Alex can't help but be worried when he disappears. There's a deadly crime war creeping into Michigan's Upper Peninsula, and Alex never would have thought that his friend could be involved. But after an unexpected stranger arrives in town, Alex will soon find out that the stakes are higher than he ever could have imagined. The latest in Steve Hamilton's Edgar Award–winning series, Die a Stranger just might be his boldest book yet....