Mallory is a fictional character created by American author Max Allan Collins, featured in a series of hardboiled mystery novels. Mallory is an amateur sleuth, budding detective fiction author and a former cop as well as a Vietnam vet.


Max Allan Collins is an American author of mysteries. Much more than a novelist, Collins has also penned short stories, movie novelizations, screenplays, graphic novels, comic books, comic strips, trading cards and more. Max was a fan of Mickey Spillane and eventually became friends with him. He would end up taking over for Spillane on […]