Please take a moment to review Hachette Book Group's updated Privacy Policy: read the updated policy here.

The Killing Kind

The Killing Kind

A hitman who only kills other hitmen winds up a target himself.

– Winner of the Anthony Award for Best Novel
– Nominated for the Lefty Award for Best World Mystery Novel
– Nominated for the Best Thriller Barry Award
– Nominated for the Macavity Award for Best First Mystery

Michael Hendricks kills people for money. That aside, he’s not so bad a guy.

Once a covert operative for a false-flag unit of the US military, Hendricks was presumed dead after a mission in Afghanistan went sideways. He left behind his old life–and beloved fiancée–and set out on a path of redemption…or perhaps one of willful self-destruction.

Now Hendricks makes his living as a hitman entrepreneur of sorts–he only hits other hitmen. For ten times the price on your head, he’ll make sure whoever’s coming to kill you winds up in the ground instead. Not a bad way for a guy with his skill-set to make a living–but a great way to make himself a target.
Read More

Anthony Award for Best Novel, 2016

Genre: Mystery & Thriller / Fiction / Thrillers / Suspense

On Sale: September 15th 2015

Price: $25.98

ISBN-13: 9781478903239

What's Inside

Read More Read Less

Reader Reviews

Praise

PRAISE FOR CHRIS HOLM

"The author's amazing talent for writing and limitless genius for storytelling guarantees readers a wild ride."
The New York Journal of Books
Read More Read Less