Ms Tree (Paperback)

One Mean Mother

By Max Allan Collins, Terry Beatty (Illustrator)

Titan Comics, 9781787730519

Publication Date: September 3, 2019

List Price: 24.99*
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A thrilling ride through the case books of Ms Tree, private detective!

From the minds of author Max Allan Collins and artist Terry Beatty, comes the first collection of five classic Ms Tree comics. Join Ms. Michael Tree, the 6ft, 9mm carrying private detective on her thrilling adventures as she solves crimes and fights to get her revenge for her murdered husband. No case is too small, no violence too extreme, just as long as it gets the job done.

About the Author

Max Allan Collins was hailed in 2004 by Publisher's Weekly as "a new breed of writer." A frequent Mystery Writers of America nominee in both fiction and non-fiction categories, he has earned an unprecedented eighteen Private Eye Writers of America nominations, winning for his Nathan Heller novels, True Detective (1983) and Stolen Away (1991).

Terry Beatty is the artist and co-creator (with Max Allan Collins) of the long-running private eye series, Ms. Tree. Collaborations with Collins also include Mike Mist, Mickey Spillane's Mike Danger and Johnny Dynamite. Beatty has been the primary inker of DC Comics' "animated-style" Batman comics, including a four-year stint inking Chris Jones' pencils on The Batman Strikes! From 2012 to 2017, Beatty was the artist for the Sunday episodes of the King Features comic strip, The Phantom.

Praise For Ms Tree: One Mean Mother

"A saga rife with treachery, violence, and intrigue... a 'must-read' for mystery graphic novel connoisseurs."  - Midwest Book Review