Listen up! STRAWMAN now released as audiobook

Good news for audiobook listeners. STRAWMAN has just been released; DEADLINE will follow in a few days. We hope to see the entire McMorrow mystery series rolled out in coming months. Strap in with Jack, Clair, and Roxanne—not to mention a motley crew of bad guys—for that long commute, courtesy of narrator Michael Smith.   …

On the road again

As Willie Nelson said, after some time on the ranch, it’s time to get out and see some folks. Four stops in next three weeks. I’ll be climbing into the pickup and heading south for: Oct 7, 10 a.m to 1 p.m., October Fest, Bath, Maine. Look for the Mustard Seed Bookstore. Should be a …

Gearing Up!

Gearing Up!

Friends: Sorry to have been away. I’ve been busy … Putting last touches on PORT CITY CROSSFIRE, Brandon Blake novel No. 3. More to come very soon. Researching McMorrow No. 12, working title, KILL SWITCH. Jack and I are both psyched for this one. Awaiting publication of THE DEAD SAMARITAN, a thriller by my daughter …

Straw Man Gets a Nod

Straw Man Gets a Nod

Hey all: Sorry to be away from here for so long. Writing Brandon Blake No. 3. Riding herd on DEAD SAMARITAN with my coauthor Emily Westbrooks. … But I’m back with some news: STRAW MAN, the 11th McMorrow novel, has been named a 2017 Maine Literary Awards finalist for crime fiction, the honor bestowed by …

The World of Brandon Blake

The World of Brandon Blake

Hey all: Writing Brandon Blake novel No. 3, which means plunging into his world. He’s a young Portland cop who lives on a vintage Chris Craft and carries some serious baggage. This is where I was today, on the Portland, Maine, waterfront. With Blake in spirit. Good times. Look for it in 2018.