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Providence Bookstore Appearance

At 4 p.m., tomorrow (Saturday, July 18), I’ll be speaking and signing copies of A Scourge of Vipers, my latest hard-boiled crime novel, at Books on the Square, an independent bookstore at 471 Angell St, Providence, RI. Hope to see … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “Providence Rag” Now? It’s Mystery Author Jon Jefferson!

Jon Jefferson is half of the best-selling “Body Farm” mystery-writing team published under the pen name Jefferson Bass.  I snapped the photo last week at Killer Nashville, a great crime fiction conference in Tennessee. Jon’s writing partner is Dr. Bill … Continue reading

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“Providence Rag” Named One of the Ten Best Crime Novels of the Year

My thanks to the great folks at Book People, Texas’s largest independent bookstore, for listing Providence Rag as one of the ten best crime novels (so far) of 2014. You can read their full list here. Providence Rag is the third … Continue reading

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Who’s Reading “Providence Rag” Now? It’s Mystery Writer Terry Shames.

Terry Shames’s first Samuel Craddock mystery, A Killing at Cotton Hill, has been nominated for the Strand Magazine Critics Awards in the best first novel category. The second, The Last Death of Jack Harbin, is on sale, and the third, … Continue reading

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Look Who’s Reading “Providence Rag” Now! It’s Crime Novelist Gary Phillips

Gary Phillips writes seriously hardboiled prose. I photographed him last month at the Left Coast Crime conference in Monterey, California. I encourage you to learn more about Gary and his work here.  And you can check out his most recent … Continue reading

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