The Twisted Thing
by Mickey Spillane

A Mike Hammer mystery. All plot. No real characters and no good people. Hammer is a thug.

The plot involves the kidnapping of a boy who was raised by his scientist father to be a genius, the murder of the father, the disappearance of the fatherís assistant, greedy relatives angling to get the largest share of the scientistís estate, and a crooked police chief and his flunkies. Hammer busts the case by brute force and threats of violence.

Year Read: 2001

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