cover image A Ticket to the Boneyard

A Ticket to the Boneyard

Lawrence Block. Avon Books, $7.5 (384pp) ISBN 978-0-380-70994-6

A call girl warns former cop Matthew Scudder that a homicidal psycho he helped convict is out of jail and seeking revenge. ``The New York settings are superbly authentic, the dialogue is hip . . . and the resolution . . . is hair-raising,'' said PW. (Dec.)