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On the Make by John D. MacDonald

Before there was Travis McGee, John D. MacDonald wrote short, brutal standalones in which nobodyor damned near nobodywas left standing. Our edition comes with two bonus essays!
The Wrong Man by Matthew Louis

A harrowing tale of a regular guy who finds himself locked in a brutal war with small-time gangsters after he's wrongly accused of stealing a brick of marijuana.
The Flying Saucers are Real by Donald Keyhoe

In 1950, Gold Medal Books published the first full-length inquiry into the UFO phenomenon. Today Gutter Books revives this classic and re-introduces its numerous questions that are still unanswered after 60 years.
Fast One by Paul Cain

The most hard-boiled novel of the 1930s! Mysterious Black Mask scribe Paul Cain offers a cynical, violent tale of LA gangsters under prohibition. Includes a new bio and bonus essay.
High Sierra by W. R. Burnett

A true classic, this gem about a washed up gangster on a doomed heist will keep you flipping pages. Includes a great introduction and other bonus material.
Atomic Noir edited by Duane Swierczynski and Lou Boxer

Four incredible stories that focus on Post-WW II America and the world-wise style of pulp fiction that arose in the 1950s and '60s.
The Street Martyr  by T. Fox Dunham

Philadelphia native T. Fox Dunham lends his unique, lyrical voice to the crime genre in this gritty modern classic in which the heroes could be villains if the bad guys weren't so much worse. 
Love Stories Are Too Violent For Me  by Will Viharo

Back in print after two decades, this modern, ironic detective story features iconic private eye Vic Valentine, who is hired by a hard-drinking professional baseball player to find a vanished lover
Fragmented  by George Fong

When special agent Jack Paris learns a man he locked up years ago has escaped, it's a race against time to keep a madman from racking up more victims.
The Scent of New Death  by Mike Monson

A truly twisted novella—even by Gutter standards—in which a zen bank robber's sexy young wife and dashing partner double-cross him, and he sets out to make them pay.
The Immortal Game  by Mike Miner

A tough PI is caught in the crossfire of a mob war in this first rate novella set in the mean streets of Boston.
Trouble in the Heartland  Edited by Joe Clifford

Ever wonder what would happen if the toughest crime writers in the game, including Dennis Lehane, wrote stories based on Springsteen classics? Here's your answer.
Noir Riot  Edited by Cullen Gallagher. Produced by Lou Boxer and Matthew Louis. Designed by Jeff Wong.

The Kick-ass NoirCon companion. Fiction and poetry about the state of Noir in 2014. Featuring Ken Bruen, Bill Crider and many others.
The Triangle  by J. Buck Williams

The true inside story of the world's first terrorist rock and roll band. Anyone who has ever played with a rock group, in the garage or on stage, will see themselves in these pages.
BOMB  by Les Edgerton

Crime master Les Edgerton's first novel is an unsung masterpiece of underworld folly. Complete with a new introduction by the author, describing the harrowing history of this unique book.
Just To Watch Them Die  Edited by Joe Clifford

The newest installment in our "Gutter Books Rock Anthology" series features an all-star lineup spinning powerful and gripping tales based on the work and legend of the man in black.
All Your Lies Came True by Mike Creeden

A washed up ex-rocker investigates the mysterious death of an old friend, revisiting past dreams and courting his own early demise.