"Casey at the Bat," in Agents of Treachery, edited by Otto Penzler. (Prequel to Hunter's novel The Master Sniper)
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On the latest Bob Lee Swagger novel: "... The new book is a result of my well-documented... absorption in Samurai movie culture. It's called 'The 47th Samurai: A Bob Lee Swagger novel,' and it takes Bob to Japan in search of the sword his father recovered on Iwo that has gone missing under extremely violent circumstances. He finds himself matched against some totally bad but cool Yakuza killers ...
He wrote the novelization of the movie Target (1985). His success in the years since has made 'Target' a widely sought-after used book, leading to the widespread misconception that the movie is based on the book (rather than the book being based on the movie). The misconception is reinforced by the fact that he introduced original characters into 'Target,' characters who do not appear in the ...