The Neon Smile (Terry Manion Mystery) (Paperback)
Perfect Crime Books, 9781935797340, 256pp.
Publication Date: April 30, 2012
Lochte's second Terry Manion novel, The Neon Smile, was praised by Publishers Weekly with a starred review. Joseph Wambaugh called it "as colorful and entertaining as any police thriller ever inspired by the fascinating and fantastical Big Easy." Sue Grafton found the novel a "tantalizing blend of past and present." Jonathan Kellerman called it "Dick Lochte's magnum opus . . . I couldn't put it down." This Perfect Crime edition contains a new Afterword by the author.
About the Author
Dick Lochte, author of crime novels and screenplays, is a native of New Orleans. His recent books include a collaboration with the Today show's Al Roker (The Talk Show Murders) and a new novel, Blues in the Night. His debut mystery, Sleeping Dog, won a Nero Wolfe Award. Lochte is a past president of the Private Eye Writers of America.