Title: Hardscape: A Mystery Introducing Ben Abbott ...
Publisher: Viking Adult
Publication Date: 1994
Book Condition: Collectible: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good
Signed: Signed by Author
Signed on title page without inscription. Bookseller Inventory # 1400-1-3
Synopsis: Recently home from the slammer, former Wall Street trader Ben Abbott is hired by a New York City private detective to spy on Rita Long, suspected of cheating on her husband. 20,000 first printing. $15,000 ad/promo.
About the Author:
JUSTIN SCOTT has written thirty thrillers, historicals, and mystery novels, including The Shipkiller and Normandie Triangle. With many books set at sea, he has been called "the Dick Francis of yachting."
His main pen name is PAUL GARRISON under which he has written five modern sea thrillers including Fire and Ice, Red Sky At Morning, Sea Hunter, and The Ripple Effect, and the Paul Janson series based on a Robert Ludlum character, The Janson Command and The Janson Option).
Scott created the Ben Abbott detective series ( HardScape, StoneDust, FrostLine, McMansion and Mausoleum) and was twice nominated for the Edgar Allan Poe Award by the Mystery Writers of America.
He collaborates with Clive Cussler on the Isaac Bell series ( The Wrecker, The Spy, The Race, The Thief, and The Striker.) He lives in Connecticut with his wife, filmmaker Amber Edwards.
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