Author Interview – Wallace Stroby

By |2018-11-17T19:46:24+00:00November 17th, 2018|Author Interviews|

Interview With The Author: Wallace Stroby by John Dwaine McKenna  We’re fortunate this week that Wallace Stroby, one of crime fictions hottest young writers, was able and willing to take a short time-out from his swamped schedule down in south New Jersey to speak with the Mysterious Book Report about how he does what he does in such a compelling, forceful and so damned interesting way.  It’s an honor

Mysterious Book Report – Fan Favorite 5

By |2018-11-12T19:17:38+00:00November 12th, 2018|Mysterious Book Report|

Some Die Nameless by Wallace Stroby Mulholland Books/ Little Brown/ Hachette, $26.00, 337 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-44020-2 Every single human being on the planet has a past; the deeds, events and situations that have shaped us and made us into the persons we are today.  Some of those experiences were happy and good . . . others, not so great . . . and a few of them we do

Mysterious Book Report No. 351 – Some Die Nameless

By |2018-10-23T17:49:31+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Mysterious Book Report|

Some Die Nameless by Wallace Stroby Mulholland Books/ Little Brown/ Hachette, $26.00, 337 pages, ISBN 978-0-316-44020-2 Every single human being on the planet has a past; the deeds, events and situations that have shaped us and made us into the persons we are today.  Some of those experiences were happy and good . . . others, not so great . . . and a few of them we do

Mysterious Book Report No. 224 – The Devil’s Share

By |2016-10-21T06:47:38+00:00October 21st, 2016|Mysterious Book Report|

The Devil’s Share by Wallace Stroby Minotaur Books, $25.99, 263 pages, ISBN 978-1-250-06575-9 I have a theory about book covers that goes like this: The size of the author’s name is in inverse proportion to their fame. In other words, popular best-selling writers like Michael Connolly and James Lee Burke will have their names emblazoned on the cover in much larger type than the title. My favorite example of

Mysterious Book Report No. 12 – Cold Shot To The Heart

By |2015-12-23T07:19:15+00:00December 23rd, 2015|Mysterious Book Report|

Cold Shot To The Heart by Wallace Stroby Minotaur, $24.99. 289 pages, ISBN 978-0-312-56025-6 I’d like to suggest author Wallace Stroby’s newest, Cold Shot To The Heart, the fourth in a series of blue-collar, tough-guy noir crime fiction novels featuring career criminal Crissa Stone.  (Can you say it fast, three times?  Nah, me either.) The novel begins in New York City, where Crissa is recruited for an armed robbery