In 1962 and 1963, the young Lawrence Block created his first private eye, Ed London. It is well-known that he wrote one novel about London, but the three novelettes, appearing in Man's Magazine, were forgotten, even by their author.
Recently rediscovered, 'The Naked and the Deadly," "Twin Call Girls," and "Stag Party Girl" appear in book form for the first time. They are filled with the narrative drive and compelling story-telling that characterize Block's writing. Introduction by th