I LOVED Black Lizard books and I bought every one of them as they came out. This is the only one I still have. Let that be a lesson to you: NEVER LOAN BOOKS! Black Lizard Books, 1987. (1st edition: Fawcett, 1956.) Forgive Me, Killer - Harry Whittington. “His past was a catalogue of violence. a tough, brutal cop - until he fell in love.