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Roses Are Dead

(1985)
(The second book in the Peter Macklin series)
A novel by

 
Hit man Peter Macklin battles divorce attorneys, mobsters, and hired assassins in this action-packed, hard-boiled thriller

For years, Donna ignored the guns in her husband's safe, his long hours, and all the cash he couldn't possibly have made as an "efficiency expert." But finally she was forced to admit that Peter Macklin is a killer for hire. Donna wants a divorce, and she wants to take her husband for all he's worth. But she won't get a penny if he's dead.

Macklin, who recently cut ties with the mob, is leaving his divorce attorney's office when he's attacked. Quick thinking saves his life, but the Detroit mob has turned on him, and they'll keep sending assassins until Macklin is put in the ground. He'll have to kill like never before - or this hit man won't live to make his first alimony payment.

This riveting thriller from three-time Shamus Award - winning author Loren D. Estleman features one of the most redoubtable antiheroes in hard-boiled crime fiction.

Roses Are Dead is the 2nd book in the Peter Macklin Thrillers, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order.

 
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Hardback Editions

September 1990 : USA Hardback
Title: Roses are Dead (Peter Macklin, The Nine-to-Five Killer, Book 2)
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 0-7927-0588-2 / 978-0-7927-0588-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: John Curley & Associates, Inc
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November 1987 : UK Hardback
Title: Roses are Dead
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 0-7126-1194-0 / 978-0-7126-1194-7 (UK edition)
Publisher: Mysterious Press
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October 1985 : Hardback
Title: Roses Are Dead
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 9992680946 / 978-9992680940
Publisher: Mysterious Press
Availability: Amazon   

October 1985 : USA Hardback
Title: Roses are Dead (Peter Macklin, The Nine-to-Five Killer, Book 2)
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 0-89296-136-8 / 978-0-89296-136-8 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mysterious Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   

Paperback Editions

March 1991 : USA Paperback
Title: Roses are Dead (Curley Large Print Books)
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 0-7927-0589-0 / 978-0-7927-0589-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Sound Library
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April 1988 : UK Paperback
Title: Roses are Dead
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 0-09-953350-2 / 978-0-09-953350-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd
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November 1987 : UK Paperback
Title: Roses are Dead
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 0-09-956630-3 / 978-0-09-956630-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Arrow Books Ltd
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March 1987 : USA Paperback
Title: Roses are Dead (Peter Macklin, The Nine-to-Five Killer, Book 2)
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
ISBN: 0-445-40574-0 / 978-0-445-40574-5 (USA edition)
Publisher: Mysterious Press
Availability: Amazon   Amazon UK   Amazon CA   

Kindle Editions

May 2016 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
Title: Roses Are Dead (The Peter Macklin Thrillers)
Author(s): Loren D Estleman
Publisher: Open Road Media Mystery & Thriller
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