Helltown: The Adventures of the Midnight Man

4 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780595381463: Helltown: The Adventures of the Midnight Man
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Lucky Jordan returns from World War II a national hero with a guilty conscience. His quest for fortune and glory continues in Hollywood, where he intends to make his mark in the motion picture industry.Jordan ends up as a stuntman for some of Hollywood's top leading men but makes enough waves behind the scenes to ruffle the feathers of Hollywood's elite. In retaliation, they orchestrate a sex scandal that destroys his rising career. Jordan is soon blackballed and exiled from stardom.A year later, battling loneliness and sexual addiction, he's working in the pornography business. His only friends are the stray pets he takes in. Jordan eventually falls in with Helltown, an underground cult obsessed with the notion that the U.S. government is conspiring with the movie industry and corporate America to control the minds of the American public.Jordan becomes The Midnight Man, a superhero experiment created and enhanced by the Helltown cult in order to steal the thunder of the motion picture industry and bring to light the evils being unleashed on the movie-going public-the same public that condemned the once-graceful hero.

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

About the Author:

Farrell Kaye has been chasing adventures since he graduated from college. He has lived in numerous countries and worked at different professions under various aliases. Helltown is his second novel.

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

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

Stock Image

1.

Farrell Kaye
Published by iUniverse, United States (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New Paperback Quantity available: 10
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)

Book Description iUniverse, United States, 2006. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English. Brand new Book. Lucky Jordan returns from World War II a national hero with a guilty conscience. His quest for fortune and glory continues in Hollywood, where he intends to make his mark in the motion picture industry. Jordan ends up as a stuntman for some of Hollywood¿s top leading men but makes enough waves behind the scenes to ruffle the feathers of Hollywood¿s elite. In retaliation, they orchestrate a sex scandal that destroys his rising career. Jordan is soon blackballed and exiled from stardom. A year later, battling loneliness and sexual addiction, he¿s working in the pornography business. His only friends are the stray pets he takes in. Jordan eventually falls in with Helltown, an underground cult obsessed with the notion that the U.S. government is conspiring with the movie industry and corporate America to control the minds of the American public. Jordan becomes The Midnight Man, a superhero experiment created and enhanced by the Helltown cult in order to steal the thunder of the motion picture industry and bring to light the evils being unleashed on the movie-going public¿the same public that condemned the once-graceful hero. A war hero makes his way to Hollywood, where his attempts to become a star are derailed by a world of sex and perversion. Former spy Lucky Jordan is a threat to the post-World War II Hollywood establishment. After nearly finishing off Hitler and winning acclaim for his heroic exploits, the Jewish Jordan heads to California to seek his fortune. Just as it seems Lucky's about to catch his first break, scandal erupts when he's photographed in a compromising position with several underage girls. Disgraced, he fades away from the movie scene and uses his unique combination of talents for the benefit of Madame Mona, pleasure-provider extraordinaire. As a bodyguard and gigolo, Lucky exacts revenge on the men who set him up by sexually pleasing their wives. His life of sexual addiction is ultimately unsatisfying. thrilling homage to pulp magazines and golden-age comic books¿ -Kirkus Discoveries. Seller Inventory # AAV9780595381463

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 18.36
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

2.

Kaye, Farrell
Published by iUniverse (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New PAP Quantity available: 15
Print on Demand
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)

Book Description iUniverse, 2006. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from UK. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # LQ-9780595381463

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 18.37
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

3.

Kellener, Farrell
Published by iUniverse (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New Paperback Quantity available: 2
Seller:
WorldofBooks20
(Goring-By-Sea, United Kingdom)

Book Description iUniverse, 2006. Paperback. Condition: New. This is a Brand New book, in perfect condition. Quick dispatch. Seller Inventory # NLS9780595381463

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 16.63
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 11.15
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

4.

Kaye, Farrell
Published by iUniverse (2017)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New Paperback Quantity available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)

Book Description iUniverse, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. PRINT ON DEMAND Book; New; Publication Year 2017; Fast Shipping from the UK. No. book. Seller Inventory # ria9780595381463_lsuk

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 19.29
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.74
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

5.

Kaye, Farrell
Published by iUniverse 2006-03 (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New PF Quantity available: 1
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)

Book Description iUniverse 2006-03, 2006. PF. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 6666-LSI-9780595381463

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 13.95
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 20.89
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

6.

Farrell Kaye
Published by iUniverse (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New Paperback / softback Quantity available: 5
Print on Demand
Seller:
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)

Book Description iUniverse, 2006. Paperback / softback. Condition: New. This item is printed on demand. New copy - Usually dispatched within 5-9 working days. Seller Inventory # C9780595381463

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 20.38
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 16.66
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

7.

Farrell Kellener
Published by iUniverse 2006-03-27 (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New Paperback Quantity available: 20
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)

Book Description iUniverse 2006-03-27, 2006. Paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 6666-ING-9780595381463

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 23.19
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 20.89
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Stock Image

8.

Kaye, Farrell
Published by iUniverse (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New PAP Quantity available: 15
Print on Demand
Seller:
Books2Anywhere
(Fairford, GLOS, United Kingdom)

Book Description iUniverse, 2006. PAP. Condition: New. New Book. Delivered from our UK warehouse in 4 to 14 business days. THIS BOOK IS PRINTED ON DEMAND. Established seller since 2000. Seller Inventory # LQ-9780595381463

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 15.33
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 34.84
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds
Seller Image

9.

Kaye, Farrell
Published by iUniverse (2006)
ISBN 10: 0595381464 ISBN 13: 9780595381463
New Softcover Quantity available: > 20
Seller:
moluna
(Greven, Germany)

Book Description iUniverse, 2006. Condition: New. KlappentextLucky Jordan returns from World War II a national hero with a guilty conscience. His quest for fortune and glory continues in Hollywood, where he int. Seller Inventory # 446983946

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.66
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 54.15
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds