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Rusty Nail
Rusty Nail
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Jack's back, and once again she's up to her Armani in murder. Someone is sending Jack snuff videos. The victims are people she knows, and they share a common trait---each was involved in one of Jack's previous cases. With her stalwart partner, Herb, hospitalized and unable to help, Jack follows a trail of death throughout the Midwest, on a collision course with the smartest and deadliest adversary she has ever known. "Engaging characters, true guffaws, and tightly knit subplots... offering violent thrills peppered with hilarious one-liners." — Publishers Weekly "JA Konrath hits the nail squarely on the head! Rusty Nail, a riveting thriller, is a heady mixture of chills and chuckles. You'll drain this libation in a single sitting!" — Julia Spencer-Fleming, author of All Mortal Flesh "J.A. Konrath serves up chills and thrills and a lot of...
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Jack's back, and once again she's up to her Armani in murder. Someone is sending Jack snuff videos. The victims are people she knows, and they share a common trait---each was involved in one of Jack's previous cases. With her stalwart partner, Herb, hospitalized and unable to help, Jack follows a trail of death throughout the Midwest, on a collision course with the smartest and deadliest adversary she has ever known.

"Engaging characters, true guffaws, and tightly knit subplots... offering violent thrills peppered with hilarious one-liners."
— Publishers Weekly

"JA Konrath hits the nail squarely on the head! Rusty Nail, a riveting thriller, is a heady mixture of chills and chuckles. You'll drain this libation in a single sitting!"
— Julia Spencer-Fleming, author of All Mortal Flesh

"J.A. Konrath serves up chills and thrills and a lot of laughs. Rusty Nail is twisted and violent, creepy and clever, fast, frightening, and funny. This is not your Granny's thriller."
— Anne Frasier, author of Pale Immortal

"Tougher than Kay Scarpetta, smarter than Stephanie Plum, Jacqueline Daniels rocks."
— Alex Kava, author of A Necessary Evil

"Rusty Nail has it all--thrills, chills, and laugh-out-loud hilarity. JA Konrath expertly pours on both shivers and fun."
— Tess Gerritsen, author of The Mephisto Club

"Rusty Nail goes down with the slick ease and murderous impact of the intoxicating cocktail."
— Gayle Lynds, author of The Last Spymaster

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About JA

Joe Konrath is the author of the Lt. Jack Daniels series, the latest of which is Fuzzy Navel. His work has been translated into ten languages.

He also edited the hitman anthology These Guns For Hire, and penned the horror novel Afraid under the name Jack Kilborn.

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Published Reviews

Mar.12.2009

Known for cop thrillers, J.A. Konrath (Fuzzy Navel) debuts his Jack Kilborn pseudonym and reveals some serious horror chops in this carnival of carnage. Five government-sponsored “Red-ops” fighters,...