Richard Stark





Richard Stark

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in Brooklyn, NY, The United States
July 12, 1933

died
December 31, 2008

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A pseudonym used by Donald E. Westlake.


Richard Stark isn't a Goodreads Author (yet), but they do have a blog, so here are some recent posts imported from their feed.

After a long delay, I hope to reset the site with a new host very soon. Meanwhile, here's an interview I did with Maxim Jakubowski while on a recent trip through London. Until 2009, Maxim was the owner of the Murder One Bookshop on Charring Cross Road in London. The store had to close due to the pressures of big chain competition but it has been reincarnated as a mail order website devoted to e...

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The Man With The Getaway Fa...
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“If you leave me here," the guy on the floor said, "he'll kill me tomorrow morning."
Parker looked at him. "So you've still got tonight," he said.”
Richard Stark, Dirty Money

“When the phone rang, Parker was in the garage, killing a man.”
Richard Stark, Firebreak

“When the guy with asthma finally came in from the fire escape, Parker rabbit-punched him and took his gun away.”
Richard Stark, The Mourner

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