Fast moving and well written but ultimately misses the bullseye in that the main character is actually not that interesting, nor is the supporting cast. Read morePublished 12 months ago by Ken
The reviews I've read of "Gun Work" by David J. Schow seem to emphasize how hard it is, and it certainly is not all fun and games. Read morePublished on May 17, 2012 by G. N. Sarver
A Hard Case favorite. I agree with the previous reviewer that it resonates Richard Stark's: Parker. Shades of Block's: Kellerman too, without the criminal motive. Read morePublished on September 3, 2011 by J. L. Date
This story just goes to show you, people change and not always for the better.
Also shows that you really can't kill a "true" tough guy and you better watch out if you... Read more
I expected to read a good hard boiled detective story, but all I got was blood, guts and plenty of it. Read morePublished on April 5, 2011 by BullDog
Gun Work is a fast-paced, complex novel. Mexico comes to life and brilliantly painted, without the two-dimensional characters we are normally fed. Read morePublished on November 18, 2009 by Noir Fan
Gun Work qualifies as pulp fiction for the 21st century. Unfortunately its appeal is limited to a very distinct niche audience. Read morePublished on July 30, 2009 by Michael G.
The experience of reading Gunwork is more akin to watching an action movie than reading a crime novel, this book's fast pace and energy makes for good weekend reading. Read morePublished on July 4, 2009 by Parker
"Gun Work" reads more like a rejected script for the third feature of "Grindhouse" than a novel. Where a movie script must move quickly from scene to scene, a novel can afford the... Read morePublished on February 14, 2009 by Paul Hartman