The Dead Detective

The Dead Detective

By William Heffernan

Akashic Books, Hardcover, 9781936070619, 319pp.

Publication Date: September 21, 2010


An astonishingly well-plotted mystery with surprises galore set in St. Petersburg, Florida; the first installment in a new series!

About the Author
William Heffernan won the 1996 Edgar Allan Poe Award for his novel Tarnished Blue. He is the author of eleven novels, including the international best-sellers The Corsican, Ritual, Blood Rose, and Corsican Honor. His novel The Dinosaur Club was a New York Times bestseller and is in development at Warner Bros. to become a motion picture. A former reporter for The New York Daily News, he lives in Huntington, Vermont, with his wife and three sons.

Praise For The Dead Detective

"We have a feeling that Heffernan is setting us up for more dead detective novels, which we welcome like the zealots we are."
--Time Out Chicago