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Hollis, P.I. by Gary PhillipsHollis, P.I. is a collection of six original prose short stories of contemporary Los Angeles private eye Nate Hollis – who first saw life in comics, the mini-series Angeltown. Now New York Times bestseller Juliet Blackwell, rising star Aaron Philip Clark, Pulp Ark award winner Bobby Nash and the always versatile Derrick Ferguson join Hollis’ creator Phillips in bringing out these hard-hitting, hardboiled short stories.

“Slick as spit, big-shouldered Hollis walks the walk and talks the talk…” — Kevin Burton Smoith in Mystery Scene magazine

“Yes, this is a violent workd that Nate inhabits, but he steers a true and moral course through the layers of decption, skullduggery and sometimes worse that make thse stories such high-density entertainment” — T. Jefferson Parker, author of Full Measure

HOLLIS, P.I. is available from Amazon.


Gary Phillips draws on his experiences ranging from teaching incarcerated youth, running a nonprofit started after the ’92 L.A. riots, state director of a shadowy political action committee to delivering dog cages in writing his tales of chicanery and malfeasance. Please visit his website at:

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