The long-awaited reissue of the book that introduced mystery fans to bodyguard-turned-investigator D Hunter.
NELSON GEORGE is an author, filmmaker, and lifelong resident of Brooklyn. His books include the first four novels in his D Hunter mystery series: The Accidental Hunter, The Plot Against Hip Hop, The Lost Treasures of R&B, and To Funk and Die in LA, all available from Akashic Books. Among his many nonfiction works are The Death of Rhythm & Blues, Hip Hop America, and The Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture & Style. As a filmmaker he has directed the documentaries Brooklyn Boheme, Finding the Funk, and A Ballerina’s Tale. He was also a writer/producer on the Netflix series The Get Down. The Darkest Hearts is his latest novel.
- Aug 4, 2020: VIRTUAL EVENT: Nelson George — Book Soup
- Aug 10, 2020: VIRTUAL EVENT: Nelson George — Greenlight Bookstore
Trap music, human trafficking, malt liquor, and the tyranny of President Trump collide in the fifth installment of Nelson George’s D Hunter mystery series.
Now available for preorder. All preorders will ship out on or before August 4, 2020!
D Hunter, bodyguard-turned-PI, is back, investigating a murder that lures him into the heart of rhythm-and-blues history.
A 5.4″ x 7.5″, 48-page custom notebook featuring the visage of Nelson George printed on a Kraft Paper cover.
Ex-bodyguard D Hunter is swept into the City of Angels on a dark mission to find his mysterious grandfather’s killer.