Bye Bye, Baby (Nathan Heller Novels)

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Marilyn Monroe, the ultimate goddess of the silver screen, is at the peak of her popularity, internationally famous, universally admired by women and desired by men. But she’s also famously insecure and temperamental and is being pilloried in the press for delaying the production of Something’s Got to Give. When the head of Twentieth Century Fox threatens to cancel her contract, Marilyn hires “PI to the stars” Nathan Heller to tap her phones and record conversations that might prove to be important if there’s a lawsuit.Less than three months later, Monroe is dead from an overdose and, officially, a suicide. But Heller isn’t buying it. He knows that in the weeks before, the star was anything but suicidal. He knows, too, about her affair with JFK, about the secret connections between the Kennedys and the Mob...and about Bobby Kennedy’s blood feud with Jimmy Hoffa. In short, Heller knows too much to accept this bum rap on a beautiful, gifted woman loved by the whole world...including Nathan Heller.So he investigates, though his efforts might enrage some very famous, very powerful, very dangerous people. But they can’t keep Heller from finding out the astounding truth behind Marilyn Monroe’s untimely demise....

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"The Nate Heller historical crime novels consistently mesmerize with their carefully researched period detail --Noir Meets the History Channel." "--Booklist," starred review on "Chicago Confidential "


"With its fascinating period narrative and affecting inter-generational story, "Road to Purgatory "is a delight for fans of the original story and newcomers as well." "--Chicago Sun-Times "

"""The characters, historical and fictional, come delightfully to life... Collins paints a web of interconnections in a tightly woven plot and posits a radical solution to a crime that still resonates in literature and movies." "--Publishers Weekly "on "Angel in Black"

The Nate Heller historical crime novels consistently mesmerize with their carefully researched period detail --Noir Meets the History Channel. "Booklist, starred review on Chicago Confidential"

With its fascinating period narrative and affecting inter-generational story, "Road to Purgatory "is a delight for fans of the original story and newcomers as well. "Chicago Sun-Times"

The characters, historical and fictional, come delightfully to life... Collins paints a web of interconnections in a tightly woven plot and posits a radical solution to a crime that still resonates in literature and movies. "Publishers Weekly on Angel in Black""

The Nate Heller historical crime novels consistently mesmerize with their carefully researched period detail --Noir Meets the History Channel. Booklist, starred review on Chicago Confidential

With its fascinating period narrative and affecting inter-generational story, Road to Purgatory is a delight for fans of the original story and newcomers as well. Chicago Sun-Times

The characters, historical and fictional, come delightfully to life... Collins paints a web of interconnections in a tightly woven plot and posits a radical solution to a crime that still resonates in literature and movies. Publishers Weekly on Angel in Black

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"The Nate Heller historical crime novels consistently mesmerize with their carefully researched period detail --Noir Meets the History Channel." --Booklist, starred review on Chicago Confidential

"With its fascinating period narrative and affecting inter-generational story, Road to Purgatory is a delight for fans of the original story and newcomers as well." --Chicago Sun-Times

"The characters, historical and fictional, come delightfully to life... Collins paints a web of interconnections in a tightly woven plot and posits a radical solution to a crime that still resonates in literature and movies." --Publishers Weekly on Angel in Black

About the Author:

MAX ALLAN COLLINS has been chosen as the 2017 Grand Master by Mystery Writers of America (MWA). He is the bestselling author of crime fiction including Road to Perdition and the Perdition Saga, and the award-winning novel based on the film American Gangster. He has won two Shamus Awards for Nathan Heller novels. He also wrote the Dick Tracy comic strip for fifteen years, and is an independent filmmaker. He lives in Eastern Iowa.

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