Killing in Comics SC (2007 Berkley Novel) By Max Allan Collins comic books
1st printing. Written by Max Allan Collins. Art by Terry Beatty. Manhattan, 1948. America's most famous ex-striptease artist, glamorous Maggie Starr, now runs her late husband's newspaper syndicate, distributing the Wonder Guy comic strip. But, when the cartoon character's publisher winds up dead, Maggie teams-up with her stepson Jack Starr to find a killer among a slew of suspected cartoonists, wives, mistresses, and minions of a different sort of "syndicate." Softcover, 5 1/2-in. x 8 1/2-in., 262 pages, Text (with B&W Chapter Illustartions). Cover price $14.00.