From the Publisher:
Is Carl Bigelow a fresh-faced college kid looking for a room, or is he a poised hit man tracking down his victim? And if Carl is really two people, what about everyone around him? Savage Night is Thompson at his best, with plot reversals and nightmarish shifts of identity.
Jim Thompson: Savage Night. Vintage, ISBN: 0679733108 (November, 1991), 149 p., $10.00