Max Allan Collins

Goodreads Author


Born
in Muscatine, Iowa, The United States
Website

Genre

Member Since
February 2013

URL


Received the Shamus Award, "The Eye" (Lifetime achievment award) in 2006.

He has also published under the name Patrick Culhane. He and his wife, Barbara Collins, have written several books together. Some of them are published under the name Barbara Allan.

Book Awards
Shamus Awards Best Novel winner (1984) : True Detective
Shamus Awards Best Novel winner (1992) : Stolen Away
Shamus Awards Best Novel nominee (1995) : Carnal Hours
Shamus Awards Best Novel nominee (1997) : Damned in Paradise
Shamus Awards Best Novel nominee (1999) : Flying Blind: A Novel about Amelia Earhart
Shamus Awards Best Novel nominee (2002) : Angel in Black

Japanese: マックス・アラン・コリンズ
or マックス・アラン コリンズ
...more

Wolfpack Giveaway #2 – Untouchable Cats

I am in the middle of the third of the three novellas I’m doing about a brand-new character (stay tuned) for Neo-Text. So I will try to distract you for the lack of a real blog entry this week with the second Wolfpack book giveaway.


Too Many Tomcats Wolfpack Edition

I have four trade-paperback copies of Too Many Tomcats, my wife Barb’s terrific collection of tales about evil, dead and stuffed felines. I co-authored a couple and wro

Read more of this blog post »
1 like ·   •  0 comments  •  flag
Share on Twitter
Published on October 13, 2020 06:00
Average rating: 3.83 · 88,917 ratings · 8,248 reviews · 513 distinct worksSimilar authors
Supreme Justice (Reeder and...

3.82 avg rating — 7,866 ratings — published 2014 — 10 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Executive Order (Reeder and...

4.20 avg rating — 2,488 ratings — published 2017 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
The Mummy

4.06 avg rating — 2,381 ratings — published 1999
Rate this book
Clear rating
Fate of the Union (Reeder a...

by
4.22 avg rating — 2,374 ratings — published 2015 — 6 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Girl Most Likely (Krista La...

3.56 avg rating — 2,579 ratings — published 2019 — 5 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Road to Perdition (Road to ...

by
3.86 avg rating — 2,356 ratings — published 1998 — 19 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Bones Buried Deep (Bones, #1)

by
3.77 avg rating — 1,818 ratings — published 2006 — 17 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
What Doesn't Kill Her

3.95 avg rating — 1,491 ratings — published 2013 — 13 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Sin City (CSI: Crime Scene ...

by
3.72 avg rating — 1,174 ratings — published 2002 — 11 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
Double Dealer (CSI: Crime S...

by
3.67 avg rating — 1,175 ratings — published 2002 — 21 editions
Rate this book
Clear rating
More books by Max Allan Collins…
Supreme Justice Fate of the Union Executive Order
(3 books)
by
3.97 avg rating — 12,726 ratings

Double Dealer Sin City Cold Burn Body of Evidence Grave Matters Binding Ties Killing Game
(18 books)
by
3.74 avg rating — 8,960 ratings

Road to Perdition On the Road to Perdition — ... Road to Paradise Return to Perdition
(5 books)
by
3.81 avg rating — 3,002 ratings

Girl Most Likely Girl Can't Help It
(2 books)
by
3.59 avg rating — 2,789 ratings

Before the Dawn Skin Game After the Dark
(3 books)
by
3.55 avg rating — 2,265 ratings

More series by Max Allan Collins…

Upcoming Events

No scheduled events. Add an event.

Max’s Recent Updates

Max Allan Collins wrote a new blog post

Wolfpack Giveaway #2 – Untouchable Cats

I am in the middle of the third of the three novellas I’m doing about a brand-new character (stay tuned) for Neo-Text. So I will try to distract you f Read more of this blog post »
More of Max's books…
“Evelyn: Look, I... I may not be an explorer, or an adventurer, or a treasure-seeker, or a gunfighter, Mr. O'Connell, but I am proud of what I am.
Rick: And what is that?
Evelyn: I... am a librarian.

The Mummy (1999)”
Max Allan Collins, The Mummy

“Everyone needs help. That's the human condition.”
Max Allan Collins, Jump Cut

“Evelyn: [drunk] You're wondering, 'What is a place like me doing in a girl like this?'
Rick: Yeah, something like that.”
Max Allan Collins, The Mummy

Polls

March/April Group Read

 
  22 votes 7.4%

 
  20 votes 6.7%

 
  20 votes 6.7%

 
  19 votes 6.4%

 
  19 votes 6.4%

 
  19 votes 6.4%

 
  18 votes 6.0%

 
  17 votes 5.7%

 
  17 votes 5.7%

 
  15 votes 5.0%

 
  14 votes 4.7%

 
  13 votes 4.4%

 
  12 votes 4.0%

 
  11 votes 3.7%

 
  11 votes 3.7%

 
  10 votes 3.4%

 
  9 votes 3.0%

 
  7 votes 2.3%

 
  7 votes 2.3%

 
  6 votes 2.0%

 
  5 votes 1.7%

 
  4 votes 1.3%

 
  3 votes 1.0%

298 total votes
More...

Topics Mentioning This Author

topics posts views last activity  
The Seasonal Read...: This topic has been closed to new comments. FALL CHALLENGE 2009 COMPLETED TASKS 3945 2710 Nov 30, 2009 09:01PM  
Read 150+ Books a...: Deb's List 62 313 Dec 17, 2009 06:54PM  
Book lovers : Nominations 35 53 Mar 15, 2010 01:25PM  
The Seasonal Read...: 30.4 - Cheryl TX's Task - The Science Of Crime 126 264 Aug 11, 2010 05:56PM  
The Seasonal Read...: 30.1 - Ms Anderson's Task - Birthdays and Birthmonths 231 309 Aug 26, 2010 06:42PM  
The Mystery, Crim...: The All New Which villain/antagonist am I? 143 100 Aug 27, 2010 02:59AM  



No comments have been added yet.