Nelson DeMille on THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD

“Absolutely breathtaking, nail-biting, and edge-of-your-seat.  Michael Koryta is a master at maintaining suspense and a hell of a good writer.  Those Who Wish Me Dead is one of the best chase-and-escape novels you’ll read this year – or any other year.  The pace never...

Early responses to THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD

Some remarkably generous words from some remarkably talented writers.  “Wow!  An absolutely first-rate novel.  More than just an edge-of-your-seat, adrenaline-fueled story of life and death and survival in the Montana wilderness.  “Those Who Wish Me...
New story released!

New story released!

Michael’s short story THE APREX PREDATOR takes readers back to the territory of Lincoln Perry — only this time, told through the eyes of one of the detective’s criminal associates, Thor, a character who appeared in both TONIGHT I SAID GOODBYE and A...

THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD sold to 20th Century Fox

Happy to report that there is already a film sale on the next book! THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD has been optioned by 20th Century Fox in conjunction with Film Rites and producers Steve Zaillian and Garrett Basch. Zaillian has been nominated for four Academy Awards, and...
Sneak preview…

Sneak preview…

Preliminary cover design of the new one, due out in April. How about this gorgeous cover? Kudos to Ploy Siripant, Mario Pulice, and the rest of the LB team involved with the design. Amazing to see them turn a concept into a cover. A lot of hard work, to say the least....

Farewell to a great friend

I lost a great friend this week named George Juergens. A retired professor emeritus of history at Indiana University, George was introduced to me years ago by my writing mentor, Bob Hammel. We had regular lunches for years, first in my days at the newspaper in...

PROPHET screenwriter honored in Variety

Nice mention of Reid Carolin, who will be adapting The Prophet for Nick Weschler Productions. Reid was named one of the 10 Screenwriters to Watch by Variety. Very excited to see his adaptation. http://www.variety.com/article/VR1118062628