December 3, 2012 - 7:00pm
Prairie Lights

Max Allan Collins will read from Target Lancer, an explosive new novel that uncovers new facts about the deadly conspiracy to assassinate John F. Kennedy. "One of the most gripping mystery plots ever put to paper…Target Lancer is a masterful work not to be missed."              —Pulp Fiction Reviews

Max Allan Collins is the bestselling author of the graphic novel Road to Perdition, the basis for the Academy Award-winning film. It was followed by two acclaimed prose sequels, Road to Purgatory and Road to Paradise, and a graphic novel sequel, Return to Perdition. He has written a number of innovative suspense series, and  is completing a number of “Mike Hammer” novels begun by the late Mickey Spillane, with whom Collins did many projects. His comics credits include the syndicated strip Dick Tracy (1977—1993); his own Ms. Tree (longest-running private eye comic book); Batman; and CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, based on the hit TV series for which he has also written video games, jigsaw puzzles, and ten novels that have sold millions of copies worldwide. He lives in Muscatine, Iowa.