Books by Charles Willeford

UNDERSTUDY FOR DEATH by Charles Willeford
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 17, 2018

"A treasure for Willeford fans, who'll know not to expect a socko ending; a forgettable curio for most everyone else, who may well turn the last page feeling that they're owed a refund."
Hard Case reprints a real rarity for fans of Florida noir stylist Willeford (1919-1988; The Shark-Infested Custard, 1993, etc.): a barely-published paperback original from 1961. Read full book review >
THE SHARK-INFESTED CUSTARD by Charles Willeford
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: May 15, 1993

"Even more disjointed, then, than Sideswipe (1987)—but Willeford fans looking for a collection of great scenes and sentences rather than a tightly wound story will find this posthumous treat irresistible."
Another trip to the Willeford vaults has unearthed this mid- 1970's romp on the wild side with four Miami bachelors—whose episodic plans for routine fun keep turning into deadpan felonies, inadvertent or otherwise. Read full book review >