Tag Archives: Chris Knopf

Launch Party for “Down To the River,” New Crime Fiction Anthology

That’s crime novelist Tim O’Mara with my amazing wife Patricia Smith at New York City’s Mysterious Bookshop last night. We were there to help launch the publication of Down to the River, a great short story anthology of crime fiction … Continue reading

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My Review of Chris Knopf’s New Long Island Mystery

Cop Job, Chris Knopf’s latest mystery about former boxer turned sleuth Sam Acquillo, is a fine addition to this entertaining Long Island-based series. You can read my full Associated Press review by clicking here

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Revised Top 10 List: Best Crime Novels of 2012

When I first posted my list of the ten best crime novels of 2012, I forgot to include one of my favorites, Joseph Olshan’s brilliant literary tale, Cloudland. I don’t have the heart to delete any of the others to … Continue reading

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Crime Novelist Chris Knopf Interviews Me about “Cliff Walk.”

Fellow crime novelist Chris Knopf interviewed me for his website. He asks, among other things, why so many journalists are turning to crime fiction and what makes Rhode Island, the setting for my Mulligan novels, such an odd place. You … Continue reading

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