Recommended Reads: Revenge Is A Redhead by Phil Beloin Jnr / Of Blondes And Bullets by Micheal Young

revenge is a redhead.Here are two cracking slices of modern pulp fiction from two up-and-coming new pulp publishers.

Phil Beloin Jnr’s Revenge Is A Redhead is a classic slice of low-life noir. The blackly comic tale of a loser whose life spirals out of control. Published by All Due Respect.

Micheal Young’s Of Blonde’s And Bullets is the story of a man in the wrong place at the wrong time . Hard-hitting hardboiled crime fiction. An absolute belter. Published by Number Thirteen Press.

Here are the blurbs:

Revenge Is  A Redhead. Rich Brown is out of cash and luck when he finds stripper Cherry Pop. Like so many before him, Rich falls for the redhead, but all he can afford is a quick peep show.

But soon Rich has bigger problems than lack of love and money when he stumbles into a homeless shelter that’s really a front for a bunch of shady dealings. He crosses paths with Cherry Pop again, and to survive the night, the duo have claw their way out of all kinds of mayhem.

OfBlondesandBulletsSmallOf Blondes And Bullets. No good deed goes unpunished!

Sometimes you don’t think, you don’t plan, you only act. When he pulled the blonde from the icy waters, Henry wasn’t thinking about what would happen next. But when she disappears again he’s going to have a hard time explaining the truth to the men who want to find her. And if he is to protect his family, it’s time for Henry to make some hard choices.

Love, or life?
Fight, or flee?
Blondes, or bullets?

With a touch of David Goodis’s everyman-noir, a dash of Brit Grit, and a whole lot of hardboiled, Of Blondes and Bullets shows just how easy it is for the world you thought you knew to crumble before your eyes.

Trashy, funny, and filled with pure pulp action, Revenge is a Redhead is the ideal to kill time before you die.