About the Author
has revealed some of book collecting's most shocking secrets in his bestselling series of crime novels featuring Cliff Janeway: Booked to Die
, which won the prestigious Nero Wolfe award; The Bookman's Wake
, a New York Times
Notable Book of 1995; and the New York Times
and Book Sense
bestsellers The Bookman's Promise
, The Sign of the Book
, and The Bookwoman's Last Fling
. He is also the author of the Edgar Award-nominated Deadline
, The Holland Suggestions
, and Two O'Clock, Eastern Wartime
. An expert on rare and collectible books, he owned the Old Algonquin Bookstore in Denver for many years. He is also an expert on American radio history, authoring On the Air: The Encyclopedia of Old-Time Radio
. He lives in Denver, Colorado.
Visit his website at www.oldalgonquin.com.