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Jason Starr - Author

About the Author

Jason Starr is the international bestselling author of many crime novels and thrillers and his books have been published in over a dozen languages. He has co-written several novels with Ken Bruen for Hard Case Crime and his work, which appears in comics for Marvel, DC, Vertigo, and Boom! Studios, has featured Wolverine, The Punisher, Batman, Doc Savage, The Avenger, Ant-Man and The Sandman. Many of his books are in development for film and TV. Starr’s bestselling crime novels include Cold Caller, Nothing Personal, Fake ID, Hard Feelings, Tough Luck, Twisted City. Lights Out, The Follower and Panic Attack will be publishd by No Exit Press in 2016. Jason Starr was born in Brooklyn and lives in Manhattan.

Featured books by Jason Starr

Other books by Jason Starr

Red Border

Red Border

Author: Jason Starr, Will Conrad, Ivan Nunes Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/10/2020

A young Mexican couple narrowly escapes the Juarez Cartel by fleeing across the border into Texas, only to be run down in the desert by the Cartel's most brutal thugs. Rescued by a mysterious local who takes them to the safety of his family's ranch, the couple soon realize their hosts have more than just skeletons in their closet. Trapped in a house of horrors beyond their wildest imagination, the army of assassins on their trail might be the least of their problems.

Punisher Max: Untold Tales

Punisher Max: Untold Tales

Author: Jason Starr, Roland Boschi, Jason Latour Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/08/2020

Panic Attack

Panic Attack

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/08/2020

Lights Out

Lights Out

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 14/08/2020

Too Far

Too Far

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 21/02/2019

Marvel novels - Ant-Man: Natural Enemy

Marvel novels - Ant-Man: Natural Enemy

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/07/2018

SCOTT LANG'S CRIMINAL PAST COMES BACK TO HAUNT HIM! Scott Lang - the Astonishing Ant-Man - has a new life in New York City with his daughter, Cassie. Scott's determined to make it work: Cassie's in a good school, he's got a steady job, and he's finally ready to explore that wide, safe, non-spandexed dating world. But despite his best intentions, Scott just can't stay out of the spotlight - or magnifying glass - and it doesn't take long for his new life to fall apart. When an old partner-in-crime goes to trial, Scott and Cassie are stuck with federal bodyguards. Scott is convinced the protection is unnecessary, but he hasn't calculated the teenager factor! When trouble finds Cassie, Scott throws caution to the wind and dons the suit. But what is the villain really after? Award-winning crime writer Jason Starr (Twisted City, Wolverine MAX) spins a thrilling tale of desperation, secrets, and microscopic adventure.

Gotham: City of Monsters

Gotham: City of Monsters

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/05/2018

SET IN THE DRAMATIC AFTERMATH OF GOTHAM SEASON TWO AND LEADING INTO THE THRILLING EVENTS OF SEASON THREE, THE NEW ORIGINAL NOVEL... GOTHAM: CITY OF MONSTERS ...reveals how ex-convict James Gordon, once a GCPD detective, returns to the city he once protected. Having escaped Arkham Asylum, Hugo Strange's monsters stalk the streets, spreading chaos, fear, and death. Herself a victim of the madman's experiment, Fish Mooney seeks to retake her place at the top of the underworld. Street thief Selina Kyle covets a place at her side. Overwhelmed by this crisis, the city offers to pay a bounty for the creatures-dead or alive. Though no longer a cop, Gordon nevertheless proves to be the most skilled at bringing these superhumans to justice, some in body bags. Yet even he may not be able to stop the most bloodthirsty of the monsters.

Gotham

Gotham

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/01/2017

Unmasking the atmosphere of political corruption and crime rampant in Gotham City, this novel feeds directly into the first episode of the TV series, culminating in the murder of the Waynes at the hands of an unknown assailant. Also introducing Gotham's crime families and associates including Hugo Strange, gangster Fish Mooney, rival mob bosses Carmine Falcone and Sal Maroni, as well as Mooney's opportunistic lackey, Oswald Cobblepot.

Savage Lane

Savage Lane

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/09/2016

EVERY TOWN HAS ITS SECRETS In Savage Lane, Jason Starr has crafted a searing tale of suspense that proves the adage: Love thy neighbor, but don't pull down your hedge. Karen Daily, recently divorced, lives with her two kids in a quaint suburb of New York City. She's teaching at a nearby elementary school, starting to date again, and for the first time in years has found joy in her life. Mark Berman, Karen's friend and neighbor, wants out of his unhappy marriage, and so does his wife, Deb, but they have stayed together for the sake of their children. Unbeknownst to Karen, while Mark's marriage has deteriorated his obsession with her has grown. And as Mark's rich fantasy life takes on a more sinister edge, rumors begin to spread about Karen and a bigger secret is uncovered. And soon Karen finds that Mark is not the only one who has taken an undesired interest in her...Jason Starr is one of our most accomplished writers of the darkness that lies within the human heart, and Savage Lane is his most riveting and intimate novel yet--a dark, domestic thriller and an honest, searing satire of a declining marriage, suburban life, and obsessive love.

The Follower

The Follower

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 24/03/2016

Ant-man: Natural Enemy Prose Novel

Ant-man: Natural Enemy Prose Novel

Author: Jason Starr Format: Hardback Release Date: 30/06/2015

Twisted City

Twisted City

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 23/04/2015

Tough Luck

Tough Luck

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/03/2015

The Returning

The Returning

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 03/03/2015

It's the near future, and some people who have had Near-Death Experiences have come back changed. They exhibit extreme behavioral changes, becoming increasingly paranoid and violent, and no one knows why. People who have had NDE's fall immediately under suspicion, and in some cases, are murdered by justice-seeking vigilantes. It is in this world where Beth, a quiet high school student with a bright future, will learn just how quickly friends and family will turn on her when she has the bad luck of surviving the worst night of her life... Award-winning novelist Jason Starr (Wolverine Max, The Chill) and artist Andrea Mutti (Conan, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo) deliver a gripping but deeply human drama set in an uncertain world. Collects the complete story from The Returning 1-4.

Hard Feelings

Hard Feelings

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 26/02/2015

Fake Id

Fake Id

Author: Jason Starr Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 29/01/2015