THE NEW NOVEL: THE DEVIL'S SHARE
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. A career-spanning interview on THE BACKGROUNDER podcast.
. Read the first chapter of THE DEVIL'S SHARE for free here.
. The fourth Crissa Stone novel, THE DEVIL'S SHARE, is now available for preorder.
. Publishers Weekly calls THE DEVIL'S SHARE a "razor-sharp ... cinematic thriller that packs a huge punch."
. Signed first editions of THE DEVIL'S SHARE are now available - in-store or via mail order - from THE MYSTERIOUS BOOKSHOP in N.Y.C., THE POISONED PEN BOOKSTORE in Arizona, MOONSTONE MYSTERY BOOKSTORE in Flemington, N.J., FARLEY'S BOOKSHOP in New Hope, Pa.and V.J. BOOKS in Oregon.
. THE BOSTON GLOBE, THE MILWAUKEE JOURNAL-SENTINEL, and MYSTERY PEOPLE choose SHOOT THE WOMAN FIRST as one of the 10 Best Crime Novels of the Year.
. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY and KIRKUS REVIEWS give starred reviews to SHOOT THE WOMAN FIRST.
. RT (ROMANTIC TIMES) REVIEWS gives 4 (out of 4) stars to SHOOT THE WOMAN FIRST.
. More reviews for SHOOT THE WOMAN FIRST (UPDATED 1/1/14)
. Read the first three chapters for free.
. The official SHOOT THE WOMAN FIRST Facebook page.
. Charlaine Harris calls COLD SHOT TO THE HEART, the first Crissa Stone novel, "unstoppable."
. Talking about the upcoming "Bruce Noir" film festival in Asbury Park, N.J., Aug 24 & 25 (mp3).
. Elmore Leonard 1925-2013: Farewell to a master.
. The Crissa Stone novels optioned for development as a Showtime Original Series.
. The new Crissa Stone novel, SHOOT THE WOMAN FIRST, now available for preorder.
. Kirkus Reviews picks KINGS OF MIDNIGHT as one of its Best Books of 2012.
. KINGS OF MIDNIGHT makes MysteryPeople's list of the Best Books of 2012.
. New reviews for KINGS OF MIDNIGHT.
. Legendary crime novelist LAWRENCE BLOCK on KINGS OF MIDNIGHT.
. The e-book editions of all Wallace Stroby's novels (and the unabridged audiobook version of GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER) are now available via iTunes.
. Answering 10 questions for the Next Big Thing blogathon.
. NEW YORK magazine calls KINGS OF MIDNIGHT "Brilliant."
. Read the first two chapters of KINGS OF MIDNIGHT for free.
. THE LOS ANGELES REVIEW OF BOOKS on KINGS OF MIDNIGHT.
. The Five Best Crime Films You've Never Seen
. The Five Best Crime Novels You've Never Read
. For Crimespree magazine, "Five Things That Changed My Life."
. Seven Desert Island Crime Novels
. In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Wallace Stroby, Junot Diaz, Joyce Carol Oates and other N.J. writers pick their favorite books about the Garden State.
. Rutgers University Alumni Magazine profile.
. A conversation with veteran Philadelphia journalist and author Mary Walton.
. KINGS OF MIDNIGHT gets the Page 69 Test.
. NPR affiliate WHYY picks KINGS OF MIDNIGHT as one of its summer beach reads.
. Download a free excerpt from Chapter One of KINGS OF MIDNIGHT.
. Talking with RUTGERS TODAY about "How to Write a Crime Novel."
. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY reviews KINGS OF MIDNIGHT.
. The official KINGS OF MIDNIGHT Facebook page.
. The new novel, KINGS OF MIDNIGHT, now available for pre-order. Here's an advance look at the cover.
. "Lovers in the Cold," an original short story, now available for Kindle and Nook. (Get a free Kindle reading app for your home computer here).
. In Conversation with George Pelecanos.
. INTERVIEWS page, updated (7/30/11).
. At Salon: "Teardrops on the City: Clarence Clemons 1942-2011."
. A new profile, written by veteran Philadelphia journalist and author Mary Walton.
. Talking Westlake, Block and other influences over at novelist Ed Gorman's blog.
. More COLD SHOT reviews, updated.
. Airing some Guilty Pleasures at the CRIMESPREE MAGAZINE site.
. A new Q&A over at Todd Ritter's NIGHT BIRDS blog.
. Talking COLD SHOT TO THE HEART and crime fiction on Newark, N.J., jazz station WBGO-FM 88.3, with WBGO Journal host Andrew Meyer.
. Signed copies of COLD SHOT TO THE HEART are available in-store and online from these excellent independent bookstores: THE MYSTERIOUS BOOKSHOP (NYC), WORDS! ASBURY PARK (N.J.) , MURDER ON THE BEACH (Fla.) , MURDER BY THE BOOK (Texas), BOOK TOWNE (N.J.), WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS (N.J.) ,THE POISONED PEN (Ariz.), M IS FOR MYSTERY (Calif.), MYSTERY LOVERS BOOKSHOP (Pa.) and BOOKHAMPTON (L.I.,N.Y.).
Signed copies are also available - while they last - at Barnes & Noble stores at Monmouth Mall in Eatontown, N.J.; Boynton Beach, Fla., and Palm Beach Gardens, Fla.
. A very limited number of signed hardcover first editions of THE BARBED-WIRE KISS and THE HEARTBREAK LOUNGE are now available at the newly-relocated Asbury Galleria inside the Grand Arcade of Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J.
. At Patti Abbott's blog: "How I Came to Write This Book"
. Talking crime fiction, "The Sopranos" and "Jersey Shore" on the POETS OF THE TABLOID MURDER podcast (free registration required).
. "My Dinner with the Mob": Guest-blogging at the MULHOLLAND BOOKS site.
. A new interview over at the PULP SERENADE website.
. A long and thoughtful review from the Chicago Arts Magazine THE WEEK BEHIND.
. The inestimable Oline H. Cogdill on COLD SHOT TO THE HEART.
. New tour dates, updated.
. COLD SHOT gets the Page 69 Test.
. A look at Tom McGuane's new novel DRIVING ON THE RIM.
. KIRKUS REVIEWS picks GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER as one of the Best Books of 2010.
. At the Rap Sheet: "The New MECHANIC: Fixing What Ain't Broke".
. Talking crime fiction and influences over at the VIOLENT WORLD OF PARKER site.
. A look at director John Flynn's 1977 neo-noir revenge drama ROLLING THUNDER, over at the Noir of the Week blog.
. Book recommendations, personal reading history and more, as part of the "Book Brahmin" feature at SHELF AWARENESS.
. Mystery Scene's "Writers on Reading" series kicks off with my thoughts on Dashiell Hammett's THE GLASS KEY.
. KIRKUS REVIEWS gives a Starred Review to COLD SHOT TO THE HEART.
. PUBLISHERS WEEKLY has an early review of COLD SHOT.
. A new - and wide-ranging - interview over at the newly launched CRIME OF IT ALL website.
. A new profile in INSIDE JERSEY magazine.
. A look at director Phil Karlson's 1975 redneck noir, FRAMED, over at the Noir of the Week blog.
. More GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER reviews, updated.
. Reviewer Oline H. Cogdill has her say on GTN in MYSTERY SCENE. THE GUMSHOE REVIEW weighs in as well.
. The unabridged audio version of GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER, read by actress Karen White, is now available as both a digital download, (6 hrs., 54 mins.) and a 6-CD set.
. Reviewing the Evidence offers its verdict on GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER.
. A wide-ranging profile in the Red Bank Orbit.
. GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER gets the Page 69 Test.
. Signed copies of GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER are available in-store and online from these excellent independent bookstores: THE MYSTERIOUS BOOKSHOP, PARTNERS & CRIME, WORDS! ASBURY PARK, MURDER BY THE BOOK, BOOK TOWNE, WATCHUNG BOOKSELLERS,THE POISONED PEN, M IS FOR MYSTERY, and BOOKPEOPLE.
Signed copies are also available - while they last - at the Moonstone Mystery Bookstore in Flemington, and the Barnes & Noble stores at Monmouth Mall in Eatontown; Freehold, Holmdel and Howell Township, N.J.
. The Asbury Park Press profiles Wallace Stroby in its Sunday Entertainment section.
. Wallace Stroby talks with WBGO-FM's Andrew Meyer for a broadcast interview, an extended Q&A and an exclusive reading.
. The Star-Ledger/Newhouse Newspapers weigh in on GONE 'TIL NOVEMBER.
. Reviews from Publishers Weekly, Kirkus Reviews and Library Journal.
. Reviews from January Magazine, Bookgasm and BookReporter.com
. More reviews here.
. Wallace Stroby takes a look at the 1973 gangster noir, THE OUTFIT, over at the Noir of the Week blog.
. Visit the "Live at the Heartbreak Lounge" blog updated weekly!