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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line” Now? It’s Blues Singer Tommy Castro!

              Who’s reading The Dread Line, the latest in my Edgar Award-winning series of crime novels, now? It’s blues singer, song writer and guitarist Tommy Castro, who’s long been one of my favorites. We’ve … Continue reading

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New Digs For Liam Mulligan, Hero of My Crime Novels

The first four books in my Edgar Award-winning series of crime novels had Liam Mulligan working as an investigative reporter for a dying Providence, R.I. newspaper. The job didn’t pay much, so he lived in a rundown tenement house in … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line” Now?

Alafair Burke, a former Deputy District Attorney in Portland, Oregon, who now teaches criminal law at Hofstra, is one of the best crime novelists working today. You can learn more about her and her fine work here. The Dread Line … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line” Now? Best-Selling Mystery Writer Walter Mosley!

Walter Mosley has written more than 40 critically acclaimed books including the best-selling Easy Rawlins crime novels. But he’s done much more than that, writing literary novels, science fiction, political monographs and even a young adult novel. You can learn … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line” Now? It’s Best-Selling Mystery Writer C.J. Box!

C. J. Box, a New York Times best-selling author, has written 21 novels in his Joe Pickett Series. He’s won the Edgar,  Anthony, Macavity, Gumshoe and Barry awards as well as the Western Heritage Award for literature. You can learn … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line”Now? Mystery Writer Kenneth Wishnia!

Kenneth Wishnia’s mystery novels have been nominated for the Edgar, Anthony, and Macavity Awards, and have made Best Mystery of the Year lists at Booklist, Library Journal, and The Washington Post. His short stories have appeared in Ellery Queen’s Mystery … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line” Now? Best-Selling Crime Novelist Harlan Coben!

Harlan Coben is one of the best, and most popular, crime novelists working today, with his last ten books all debuting at #1 on the New York Times Best Seller list.  You can learn more about him and his work … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line” Now? Comix Author And Crime Novelist Gary Phillips!

Gary Phillips is one of the most versatile noir writers around, penning gritty novels, hard-boiled short stories, and a series of wickedly dark comix. You can learn more about Gary and his work here. The Dread Line is the fifth … Continue reading

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Casting “Dread Line,” The Movie

Marshal Zeringue of The Campaign for the American Reader asked me to write a guest blog explaining how I would cast a film version of The Dread Line, the fifth book in my Edgar Award-winning series of crime novels. Here’s … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “The Dread Line” Now? It’s Lee Child, The Creator of Jack Reacher!

Lee Child is the author of the Jack Reacher novels, one of the best-selling crime fiction series of all time. I snapped this photo of him in New Orleans last month. You can learn more about Lee and his books … Continue reading

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