Max Allan Collins Road to Perdition

ISBN 13: 9780451410290

Road to Perdition

3.68 avg rating
( 105 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780451410290: Road to Perdition
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Photo insert.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Max Allan Collins is the recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Private Eye Writers of America, and the author of many books, including Road to Perdition, which became the Oscar winning film, and the Quarry novels, the basis for the hit TV series on Cinemax

From The Washington Post:

Readers can be forgiven if they believe there’s nothing more to be done with “Road to Perdition,” the murderous tale of a mob kingpin, his favored hit man and the lengths each was willing to go to protect his son. After all, we’ve already seen three treatments of this gritty noir story. First there was the 1998 graphic novel written by Max Allan Collins with art by Richard Piers Rayner. Next came the 2002 Sam Mendes-directed film starring Tom Hanks and Paul Newman. And then came Collins’ novelization of the movie. But it turns out the publisher of the novelization chopped about 30,000 words from Collins’ text to keep it from straying from the film version. Now Brash Books, a publishing house founded by novelists Lee Goldberg and Joel Goldman, has restored the missing text and released the novel as Collins intended it. The result is a richer and more satisfying version of the tale, one that combines the swift pace of the graphic novel with the well-developed father-son relationships of Mendes’ movie — and that includes both additional hard-boiled dialogue and more historical context for the Depression-era story set in Al Capone’s Illinois. And Collins’ writing, always crisp and vividly visual, is at its best here in “Road to Perdition: The New, Expanded Novel.”

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Max Allan Collins
ISBN 10: 0451410297 ISBN 13: 9780451410290
New Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
stressfreebooks
(Bay City, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Condition: New. Brand new copy. Ships fast secure, expedited available!. Seller Inventory # 3UBDHI000I04

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 16.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Max Allan Collins
Published by Onyx (2002)
ISBN 10: 0451410297 ISBN 13: 9780451410290
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Onyx, 2002. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0451410297

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 27.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Max Allan Collins
Published by Onyx (2002)
ISBN 10: 0451410297 ISBN 13: 9780451410290
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Onyx, 2002. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0451410297

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 32.70
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Collins, Max Allan
Published by Onyx (2002)
ISBN 10: 0451410297 ISBN 13: 9780451410290
New Mass Market Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Onyx, 2002. Mass Market Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110451410297

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 46.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 1.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Collins, Max Allan
Published by Onyx
ISBN 10: 0451410297 ISBN 13: 9780451410290
New MASS MARKET PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Cloud 9 Books
(Wellington, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Onyx. MASS MARKET PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 0451410297 New Condition. Seller Inventory # NEW7.0170695

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 59.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds