Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Murder In March Madness Day #11

Welcome to Murder In March Madness. I will highlight one title with the word Murder, or a variant,  in it each day all during the month of March. Today is day number 11 of this event and I will highlight the Carter Brown title Murder Is a Package Deal from 1964.

Murder Is A Package Deal (1964)
Written by Allan G Yates (1922-1985)

A Hollywood screen siren hires Rick Holman to scare off an almost ex husband who's out to make a killing in the blackmail business.

Robert McGinnis Cover
 Fabrielle Frye was engaged to a millionaire and about to make a comeback as a big time star. Then the man she married four years before, the husband who had disappeared after two nights of a hectic honeymoon, turned up with an offer. Divorce, for a a million dollars.

Printing History

Horwitz Publications, Inc
Numbered Series #120 (1964)
International Edition Series  #73 (1971)
ISBN 7255 0152

New American Library
Signet Books
G2530 September 1964
T5532 1973

Various covers throughout the world

 Finland 1966

Germany and Switzerland 1965

Japan 1965

Denmark 1977

1 comment:

  1. Scott - I'm impressed with the way you're keeping this March Madness thing going!