by Adam Mitzner

When I tell people that my third legal thriller, Losing Faith, comes out on April 14, some ask what it’s about, but others ask if it’s any good. When that question is asked, I think about whether it can stand up to the following: Presumed Innocent by Scott Turow. The book that ... More>

04/23/2015
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by Alan Hruska

I was a young lawyer in the 1960s. Imagining another lawyer for my book, Pardon the Ravens, wasn’t that hard. The lure, though, was reentering an era that was richly atmospheric and has almost entirely disappeared. I actually ... More>

04/16/2015
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by Andrew Gross

As to the question of where the ideas for books come from: For me, my books originate as what I call a kind of triangulation of three to four separate themes, or leitmotifs, which when woven together, form the foundation of plot and character. A book can surely spring from one galvanizing ... More>

04/08/2015
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by Daniel L. Friedman, M.D. and Eugene B. Friedman, M.D.

Central London’s Bow Street was the birthplace of what was to evolve into the Metropolitan Police Force. Its Magistrates’ Court was a glowing departure from the apathy and corruption so prevalent and dominant in the latter half of the 18th century. ... More>

04/07/2015
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by Jordan Foster

Now that you've (hopefully) adjusted to the time change, survived spring break and Easter or Passover, it's time to "spring ahead" and tackle a new stack of books. This month brings a gritty Scottish trilogy, a reissue of a British cult classic, a chance to visit Venice vicariously, and ... More>

04/06/2015
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