Mystery Panel: Alex Segura, Rob Hart, Dave White and Jon McGoran
These four "thrilling" crime writers will be having a panel discussion in honor of their newest books, AN EMPTY HELL, DUST UP, DOWN THE DARKEST STREET, and CITY OF ROSE, respectively.This is sure to be an enlightened and enlivened discussion that you won't want to miss!
DAVE WHITE is the Derringer Award–winning author of four novels: When One Man Dies, The Evil That Men Do, and Not Even Past in his Jackson Donne series, and the acclaimed thriller Witness to Death. His short story "Closure," won the Derringer Award for Best Short Mystery Story. Publishers Weekly gave the first two novels in his Jackson Donne series starred reviews, calling When One Man Dies an "engrossing, evocative debut novel" and writing that The Evil That Men Do "fulfills the promise of his debut." He received praise from crime fiction luminaries such as bestselling, Edgar Award–winning Laura Lippman and the legendary James Crumley. His standalone thriller, Witness to Death, was an ebook bestseller upon release and named one of the Best Books of the Year by the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel. He lives in Nutley, NJ.
JON MCGORAN is the author of the Doyle Carrick biotech thrillers Drift, Deadout, and the newest releases, Dust Up, as well as the novella Down to Zero, all from Tor/Forge. Writing as D. H. Dublin, he is the author of the forensic thrillers Body Trace, Blood Poison and Freezer Burn.
ALEX SEGURA is a novelist and comic book writer. He is the author of the Miami crime novels featuring Pete Fernandez, SILENT CITY and DOWN THE DARKEST STREET (Polis Books). He has also written a number of comic books, including the best-selling and critically acclaimed ARCHIE MEETS KISS storyline, the “Occupy Riverdale” story, and the upcoming ARCHIE MEETS RAMONES. He lives in New York with his wife and son. He is a Miami native.
ROB HART is the author of New Yorked and City of Rose. He’s also the associate publisher at MysteriousPress.com and the class director at LitReactor. Previously, he has been a political reporter, the communications director for a politician, and a commissioner for the city of New York. Rob’s short stories have appeared in Shotgun Honey, Crime Factory, All Due Respect, Thuglit, Needle, Kwik Krimes, Helix Literary Magazine, and Joyland. He’s received both a Derringer Award nomination and honorable mention in The Best American Mystery Stories 2015. Non-fiction articles have been featured at LitReactor, Salon, The Daily Beast, Mulholland Books, Criminal Element, the Powell’s bookstore blog, and Nailed. His third novel, South Village, will be out in October 2016, followed by a fourth in summer 2017. He’s also co-writing a novella with James Patterson as part of the BookShots program.