Point Blank Summary:
Trying to help his gangster friend Mickey, Parker Longbaugh is shot and left for dead by him and his own wife turning out to be Mickey’s lover. In order to get his revenge, Parker breaks out of prison and penetrates the very center of Mickey's powerful criminal Organization.
Inspired by Donald E. Westlake's stories:
In addition to writing nearly 50 novels and a handful of screenplays under his own name, Westlake has written almost 30 novels as Richard Stark, 4 novels as Samuel Holt, 4 novels as Tucker Coe, 1 science-fiction novel and several sf short stories as Curt Clark, 1 novel as Morgan J. Cunningham and 1 novel as Timothy J. Culver. Stephen Kings pseudonym/alter ego Richard Bachman was named in honour of Richard Stark.