Merci Beaucoup, Lyon


Back in the states after a terrific week in France. I was a guest at the Quais du Polar festival in Lyon along with some of my favorite writers: Craig Johnson, Frank Bill, James Ellroy, George Pelecanos and many, many more. I got to speak on three of my favorite subjects — music in books, […]

Spenser Continues: Read First Chapter of Cheap Shot


Hello to all – It’s spring and Spenser time again. My thanks to all of Robert B. Parker’s fans who’ve kept Spenser alive. Wonderland has remained on the New York Times Bestseller list for the last three weeks. And now we have CHEAP SHOT out next month. So as a special treat, please click here […]

Spenser Book Tour 2014


I am looking forward to seeing all the Spenser fans all over the U.S. to talk about our favorite detective and the enduring legacy of the great Robert B. Parker — Ace View the tour dates

The Montgomery


I’ve been on a Hemingway kick as of late. I’m really loving Across the River and Into the Trees. A really underrated novel, the story takes place in Venice — most of the action in Harry’s Bar. A place I have not been but would love to see. It’s here that Hemingway introduces us to […]

Vaya con Dios, Billy Jack

Tom Laughlin

1931-2013 I had always hoped to meet Tom Laughlin and shake his hand. For those who’ve read my books and have seen the Billy Jack films, it should be no surprise I owe a great debt to Mr. Laughlin. When I first spoke to my editor at Putnam about creating a new series, I told […]

A Limited Time Only

Yep, it’s that time of year again. I’ll be signing and personalizing any books you want from now until Christmas Eve. This is not widely advertised and just for the next few weeks. I don’t go back on tour until May. Just call up or email Square Books in Oxford, Mississippi and tell them what […]